“We’ve been in power for so long …. this electoral defeat is going to put us totally out of control.”
“You mentioned working as a responsible opposition leader in your interview yesterday.”
Even in my distressed state, the smirk on Anand’s face did not escape my attention. The sarcasm hurt, but he was the only one who could turn tables with his Machiavellian tactics.
“What’s playing on your mind, Anand?”
“I’ve planted people in the cabinet, and you will not look so harangued for long.”