Put down those darts and switch off the mobile phone, get out and explore

SINGAPORE - On a rainy night in 1977 in the east of India, out on an open field, our rudimentary canvas shelters soaked and sleeping bags wet, a small patrol of boys inspected one another by the low light of a torch and there they were.


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