Monthly Archives: October 2012


One never stops learning. During my recent vacation there were so many new things that I learnt that I made up my mind to be more outgoing in the future. One such new discovery was didgeridoo. I had never heard … Continue reading

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Dashed Hopes!

A friend who lives in the deep rural part of India, rang me up to find him a good Bariatrist as he was having a massive obesity problem. He tilts the scales at over 160 Kgs. I called up my … Continue reading

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Gender Change.

During my recent trips to the South of India, I had a couple of misadventures with the Indian Railways. To start with, I was unable to reserve my seat on a train from Bengaluru to Chennai either directly online or … Continue reading

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Best Answer To The Question: Does My Bum Look Big In This?

That is me on the left supporting and escorting my friend Chandru. I had written about that picture here. I hope you enjoyed reading this post on the weekly Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where thirteen of us write on the … Continue reading

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Vacation Time!

I am off this afternoon on a 14 day trip down South visiting family and friends. I shall therefore be absent from the blog world for the duration. When I return, I shall catch up with the comments and respond … Continue reading

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“No intelligent idea can gain general acceptance unless some stupidity is mixed in with it.” ~ Fernando Pessoa Let me share a story to illustrate that very apt quote. Two days after my late father’s wife died, my sister Padmini … Continue reading

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