There were policemen and firefighters all over the place. An officer asked him, "Are you the owner of this house?"
"Y-yes" muttered Surjan.
The officer said to him, "Your conductor had come to your home. He broke the furniture, molested your wife, beat your son, strangled your dog, took away your money & jewellery, and set the house on wire."
The tabla player's eyes lit up and he nodded his head in disbelief. "The conductor! He came to my home?"