“does this train depart at 16:35 or 17:00”? “Yeah, yeah, 16:35. Just like your ticket.” “But the departure screen shows 17:00”. “Yeah, it’s 17:00, just read the screen”.
What do you mean 550 rupees? You said 100!
When the repairs had been completed, fresh disaster struck!
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