The Inheritance of Loss Chapters 33-35 Summary

Kiran Desai

Chapters 33-35 Summary

The narrator reports that six months after Sai, Lola, Noni, Uncle Potty, and Father Booty take their trip to the library in Darjeeling, the National Liberation Front takes over the building. Many years later, in 1988, these same soldiers surrendered all their weapons in this very building. However, on the day Sai is in Darjeeling, the revolution has yet to start, though young men march by several times, shouting their campaign slogans and demanding that the country be given back to the Nepalis. While outside the library on her way back to the car, Sai sees Gyan in the crowd of protesting men. She recognizes him and is about to call out to him when Gyan sees her. Just as Sai is about to shout out to him, Gyan looks at her...

(The entire section is 536 words.)