The familiar face of wrongdoing…two scooterists who are caught breaking a one-way rule are being nabbed by the policeman. I could not wait to see what the outcome of this encounter would be. Would the people on the scooter pay the required fine? Would they try to bribe the cop?

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Would they be successful if so? Or would they try to “beg forgiveness” and plead to be let off this once? Or would they try to intimidate the cop by dropping the names of bigwigs they know, or are related to? I had to move on, but did not stop speculating about this, and the many such encounters that happen every day, on our roads!

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Deepa Mohan is a freelance writer and avid naturalist.