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The Space Between Us
Bhimais living at the bottom of the Indian caste system: she lives in the slums of Bombay and works as a servant to Sera, a Farsi widow. Her husband has left her, taking her son with him, and she has never seen either of them again. She has lost her daughter and son-in-law to AIDS and is caring for their now 17 year old daughter, Maya. Bhima believes it would be worth this whole life of misery if she would succeed in making a better life for Maya by send...