Thought for the day

"An error becomes a mistake only if we refuse to correct it." -- John F. Kennedy

 In May 1783, a strange child was born in a small village named Mundul Gout in Bengal, India. It had two heads.

 

The midwife who assisted in the birth was so terrified of her appearance that she tried to kill the demonic being by throwing her into the fire. Fortunately, the child was saved with some burns in one eye and ear. The parents, after recovering from the initial setback, began to see the newborn as an opportunity to earn money, and with this in mind, left their village for Calcutta where their deformed child could be displayed.Twohead