Then came the day, as everyone in the town predicted, quite soon. They said there were some ‘connections’ behind this alacrity. The entire town was keenly waiting for the final verdict to be served, somewhat unbiased, somewhat humane. That girl’s vague vision was glued to the television screen as the news of the verdict was about to flash on the screen very shortly. As expected, there was the news, flashing all over the news channels, “Death Sentence for the Suspects in Gang-rape and Murder Case”. Her smashed and shattered face was enough comprehensible to elucidate a cagey smirk.