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The Magic `Jamu' (part 2)

  • By Wendy Bone

| Sun, August 2 2009 | 01:20 pm

PREMIUM She nodded, and reached for the bottle of Coca-Cola. She added a splash of this and that from other bottles, remembering the recipe her mother had taught her. Then she reached in the front basket of her bicycle and found a second small glass bottle. She added five drops. Instantly the mixture turned green, the color of leaves after a monsoon, or fresh-minted American money. The youth took the...