The company of women

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Viking, 1999 - Fiction - 296 pages
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Recently separated from his nagging, ill-tempered wife of thirteen years, millionaire businessman Mohan Kumar decides to reinvent his life. Convinced that ŭlust is the true foundation of loveŭ, he embarks on an audacious plan: he will advertise for paid lady companions to share his bed and his life. Thus begins his journey of easy, unbridled sexuality in the company of some remarkable women. There is Sarojini Bharadwaj, the demure professor from small-town Haryana who surprises Mohan with her ardour and sexual energy; Molly Gomes, the free-spirited masseuse from Goa, mistress of the sensual impulse; and Susanthika Goonatilleke, the diminutive seductress from Sri Lanka. After each affair ends and before the next begins, Mohan finds solace in the practiced charms of his obliging maid, Dhanno, and in the memories of his first loves: the American Jessica Browne, to whom he lost his virginity, and the Pakistani Yasmeen Wanchoo, who brought him the heady passion of an older woman. In The Company of Women, his first novel in ten years, Khushwant Singh, Indiaŭs most widely read author, has produced an uninhibited, erotic and endlessly entertaining celebration of love, sex and passion.

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The prose is crisp and the plot is quite interesting. - Flipkart
Disappointing especially ending. - Goodreads
A wonderful piece of writing and a great story to read. - Flipkart
The writing is truly amateurish and unimaginative. - Goodreads
The ending is good and contains a message as well. - Flipkart
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hi .
i"m satya Tiwari . i read "Women's company" more than 3 times. it was a really aw-sum Story. and Heads off to u Manoj sir. and Love u, Kushwant sir g............. :)

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Read my complete review of the book on : http://mysundrywritings.blogspot.in/2... The novel is the journey of Mohans' sexual escapades, the unending journey of his libido. What started as a ... Read full review

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Contents

DHANNO
15
LETTER FROM REWARI
26
SAROJINI
42
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