Anil’s Inspirational Note | Airborne to Chairborne

This is the Essay that is a part of the Standard X English Reader for the High School Syllabus in State of Maharashtra.

MP Anil Kumar - The Chairborne Warrior

All my attempts to move my limbs were futile. The pain in the neck was excruciating and it intensified by the second. I was stumped for a moment but quickly recovered to realise the seriousness and significance of my inability to get up. I do not remember whether I screamed involuntarily, then, in sheer desperation. On that abominable night, my mind was in a medley of intense frustration, utmost dejection and extreme disappointment. For some timeless moments, I wished I were dead.
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