Love fanmail. This is what I received in my email today after a piece of mine got published.
‘hi huma today read ur writeup /interview of writter .excellent work of urs .want to know u in detail .I m ex army officer ,left army pre mature and know in security buisness at islamabad .waiting 4 ur response ‘
Clearly having any basic understanding of English grammar and punctuation is not essential in the Pakistan Army, which I can safely say is better off an institution with this man’s departure. He also sent along his phone number if anyone’s interested.