Viewing Entry - These foolish things (E12892) by Moggach, Deborah
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These foolish things
Author / Responsible party
Domestic fiction Old age homes -- India -- Bangladore -- Fiction. Older people -- Fiction. British -- India -- Fiction.
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When Ravi Kapoor, an over-worked London doctor, is driven beyond endurance by his disgusting and difficult father-in-law, he asks his wife: 'Can't we just send him away somewhere? Somewhere far, far away.' His prayer seems to have been answered when his entrepreneurial cousin, Sonny, sets up a retirement home, recreating a lost corner of England in a converted guesthouse in Bangalore. Travel and set-up are inexpensive, staff willing and plentiful - and the British pensioners can enjoy the hot weather and take mango juice with their gin...