Suddenly Ammu hoped that it had been him that Rahel saw him in the march. She hoped it had been him

Suddenly Ammu hoped that it had been him that Rahel …

Suddenly Ammu hoped that it had been him that Rahel saw him in the march. She hoped it had been him that raised his flag and knotted arm in anger. She hoped that under his careful cloak of cheerfulness he housed a living breathing anger against the smug, ordered world that she raged against.

Arundhati Roy