Mack (an American expat working in India) tries to put on a brave face despite gastrointestinal troubles as Bidyut (an economics professor) prepares a home remedy. Divya (a journalist) and Jogin (a student), meanwhile, browse through newspapers.
Divya: Mack, here is a news report that might cheer you. A doctor is Delhi says he has had more patients with hypertension and gastrointestinal problems after
the financial turmoil began. You are not alone!
Mack: (Groaning) Reassuring, thanks.