Lines Readers contribution series The lines that unveil the secrets of your life !! The lifeline of the multitude !! Everyone’s online nowadays !!! August 2016. Tennis courts at Wimbledon being prepared for the next season. A striking pattern of parallel lines seen on the courts, during the process. The masts of the ‘Cutty Sark’, one of the last few British clipper ships, on display at the dry docks at Greenwich, London. Cutty Sark was one of the fastest sailing ships of her times and was built to haul tea from China to Britain. A network of lines is created by interconnecting wires between the masts. Coffee cherries scattered on meshed trays, being dried in the sun in the drying yards – khaana – of a coffee estate near Chikmagalur in Karnataka, South India. The crucial drying process affects the final quality of the coffee to a large extent. The parallel rows of trays, gives an impression of lines, converging at a distance.