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on: April 06, 2022, 02:51:49 AM
PodCastle 729: Bride, Knife, Flaming Horse

Author: M. L. Krishnan
Narrator: Suna Dasi
Host: Matt Dovey
Audio Producer: Peter Adrian Behravesh

Previously published by Apparition Lit


Show Notes
Rated PG-13


To Kalavati, it was well known that if one reached marriageable age, parents and aunties and cousins thrice-removed would clump themselves into anthills of worry. Missiles of relationship managers and matrimonial websites would then be launched to nab a match. It would be a process of adjustments — of settling and tucking and hiding. Of second-rate suitors with second-rate mustaches and identical beige shirts. That was what Kala had always believed, had always known to be proper and true as an oft-repeated lie.

Until she met the man that was a ghoul, but also a knife. Until she met the woman that was a deity, but also a mare.

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