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On Travel Writing By Paul Theroux

23 Apr

Lake Palace, Jaipur. Photograph by Norman Koren 2004.

“And then, after lunch one day in Jaipur, I decided to leave.  Thanks to the train, it was easy to do.  I went to the station, where the train was waiting.  I got on.  The train left.  I simply evaporated.”

Quoted from ‘Ghost Train to the Eastern Star’ by Paul Theroux.