Thursday, January 10, 2008

Party of Dwarfs [India]
11 January 2008

Vir Sanghvi

Pursuits [column]

The sex thimbles

[An Indian tycoon, a short man whose greatest desire is to feel six feet tall, goes to a party where he is delighted to find that all the other guests are dwarfs. "When the story appeared in my column in Brunch a couple of years ago, I prefaced it with the tycoon’s denials. But the funny thing was this: nobody wanted to believe that it was made up. It had, they said, the ring of truth about it."]