She followed her army husband across the length and breadth of a newly-independent India. Anu's adventures took her from the bustling capital city of Delhi to the scorpion -infested Ahmednagar; from the mosquito-ridden Patna to the lotus lakes of Kashmir; and from the campsite of Udhampur to the hills of the Western Ghats. Along the way, she bore three children and wrestled with a marriage that swung from one extreme to another.
Eventually, Anu made a decision that would dramatically change her life again.
But that's another story ...