Most of the stories Upadhyay weaves in come from upper class families, that too, of Kathmandu and tends to ignore the hillbilly. At times, it reads weird as if the author himself is torn between two cultures, therefore he seems incapable of making the story very reliable.
Gradually the opened window pulled me to the world outside where a couple of lovers, I suppose, were going around the Baudha gumba, reminding me of the barren life…
हेर्दा उस्तै देखिने यी तिम्ल्याहाको कुरा बहुत अचम्मको छ। काम बिगार्छ एउटा, झापड खान्छ अर्को। तिनै जनाको बिहा भैसकेको छ । त्यो पनि रोचक छ। ल यो भिडियो हेर्नुहोस ।
The roof flew off. The rice recently harvested and stored in a spare room toppled over and hid underneath the debris. A cow in the barn got hit by flying splinters of wood and died.