We cooked dal and spicy cucumber salad and then, inspired by the cookbooks I was commentating, she made chapattis for the first time. They puffed up beautifully and entertainingly in the pan, balloons of dough barely tethered to the heat.
She left in the early hours of the morning.
Today: grey, rain, lightning sheeting up the sky like a cosmic camera flash bulb. Appointments with pirates and jam and restaurants. Grading and the newly arrived Vector in honor of DWJ.