Estimated reading time: 5 minutes
I live in an attic which I had rented a few years ago. Most of the place in my room is acquired by the books. Earlier, I had a box where I kept my collection. As I purchased more and more books, the box got full and I left handling them with care. Now, the books are everywhere: under my cot, in my suitcase, on the table, and in the shoe rack.
Sometimes, in the middle of night, I feel uncomfortable in my bed. I stand up, take off the bed sheet, thump the bed and find books under my mattress. One day, I found a novel of an Indian writer, Jhumpa Lahiri, in my bathroom, under the soap box. Although, I really feel myself as a careless boy, but when I discover the books on unexpected places, it reminds me how much I love reading.
I’ve studied a lot of saints and philosophers and through their words, I’ve made my own values for a better living. Creating values are very important for a man to embrace a peaceful living. (more…)