The Skimpy Dress of the Princess that Shocked the Italian Traveller

An incredible fashion choice!

photo source: wikimedia commons and modified using Canva| Italian traveler Pietro on the left

If you are a woman, try putting on a pair of shorts with a t-shirt, and walk through the streets of India.

What you think will happen?

Unless you are in one of those metro Indian cities, there is a decent chance that people will stare at you. Try…

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Aravind Balakrishnan

Aravind Balakrishnan

Introvert or Shy? Not sure. Bibliophile or Cine-buff? Both. Nethead or Story-writer? Still dunno. All I know is I want to write to live and I live to write.

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