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Satyajit Ray Quotes: At the age when Bengali youth almost inevitably writes poetry, I was listening to European classical music.
         

At the age when Bengali youth almost inevitably writes poetry, I was listening to European classical music.


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Last, but not least -- in fact, this is most important -- you need a happy ending. However, if you can create tragic situations and jerk a few tears before the happy ending, it will work much better.



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