At the eve of the 62nd Independence Day, our country has been gripped by its worst enemy- paranoia, and in incarceration we all have renounced the basic freedom bestowed upon all living beings: the freedom to breathe. Some shackled within the tentacles of fear have hidden behind masks. Others, who even though have valued their freedom above everything else, have been forced to regard the air they breathe with suspicion and choke themselves at the mere sight of these omnipresent masks. Swine flu, the invited guest has left us a present- “The Diabolical Freedom Insignia”!!