Monthly Archives: October 2010

Australia And India.

This post is dedicated to my blogger friend Jim at Personal Reflections. The post itself has been triggered by a mail from my friend Sandeep parts of which I quote: – “Indians and Australians often have warped views of each … Continue reading

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New Mast.

I have just changed the look of the mast on my blog. I have removed the “hindsight” of the elephant and instead inserted a rear view mirror showing lightening in the back. I had originally inserted the elephant’s rear in … Continue reading

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Meme And The Alphabet

This is a dare, unstated as such but a dare nevertheless in Grannymar’s blog. A – Available / Single?  Yes, widower. B – Best friend?  Myself. C – Cake or Pie? Cake. D – Drink of choice.  Tea with milk, … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Appa And Padmini

In our immediate family, the eldest and the youngest share the same birthday, which is today. The eldest is my father who starts off his 94th year today. He, like our cricketing legend, Sachin Tendulkar, is totally calm and composed … Continue reading

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Favourite Ad Lines.

I have decided to create them! LBC. Loose – I would rather have a bowl of Loose. Bloggers’ – Got Bloggers? Consortium – New Thinking. New Consortium. LBC Bloggers. Grannymar – Get the Grannymar habit. Conrad – Wow! I could … Continue reading

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E-Prime Challenge

My blog friend Bunc from the Ayreshire Blog has written a fascinating post on writing without “to be” I have been trying since the post appeared, to write or speak without the use of “to be” and am slowly getting … Continue reading

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