[This article was originally published in We are Holidays].
” It’s usually round” I tell Taeko as a way of an apology.
” Ohh! Its like the map of Australia” She squeals looking at the chappathi that I had rolled out.
We are standing in Taeko’s small kitchen. I am teaching Taeko how to prepare an Indian dinner of Chappathi and chicken curry. We are lacking a few basic ingredients like the atta to begin with.
” But is it not important?” Taeko had asked when I mentioned it to her before that start of our experiment.
” That’s alright” I reassured her. “We can use a substitute like flour”. I had spied a half empty packet of flour sitting on her kitchen shelf.
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