Monthly Archives: November 2015


Somehow I don’t think that Maria would have expected what I am about to write as my contribution, when she suggested the topic for today’s LBC’s weekly posts when a few of us write on the same subject. Be that … Continue reading

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I am in some confusion and am writing this post to try and clear the cobwebs to come with the correct solution to a problem that I am facing just now. There is an acquaintance whose presence in my life … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday!

Chutki came into our lives exactly two years ago and Manjiree is giving her a birthday bash. This household will be shorn of a great deal of life and love without her. Happy Birthday Chutki.

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On the 12th and the 13th, we had Deborah and Phil from Georgia USA with us and it was exhillarating catching up with them after so many years.  We were sad to see them go away and look forward to … Continue reading

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Chaitanya and Vaishali are good friends of mine.  I have known them for quite some time now and have always called them by their full names. Both had come to visit us for Diwali and while chatting about various things, … Continue reading

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King Of Cowboys!

When travelling overseas, I used to be asked the meaning of my name by many people and I would inevitably translate my surname Rajgopaul as Raja for King and Gopala for Cowherd or Cowboy as in the West translating to … Continue reading

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