Would it be better
if every new thought were in the most obvious relation to the last.
Like saying "eight" after counting to seven
or "Churchgate" after a breathless "Grant Road-Churni Road-Marine Lines"
but sometimes at seven, you think of wonders or lucky numbers or the height
of your favourite wrestler; at Marine Lines, of theft, hunger, drug overdose
or the ghost your friend quipped about at the station bridge.
The reason why Shrenik could guess France