Monthly Archives: July 2016

Seenager.

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Talking About My Generation.

I was born in 1943. My generation in India saw India become independent of British rule in 1947 and also a republic a few years later. Although I was too young to understand the big events as they took place, … Continue reading

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Retirement.

Since I started my official working life from when I was just 18 years old, by the time I was 40, I had planned on retiring when I reached 50. I was able to at the age of 52 but … Continue reading

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Cooking.

In the circle of my friends and family, I am known as a good cook. My love affair with cooking started when some male friends working in the Middle East taught me that men too can cook. They had no … Continue reading

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Piece Of Mind.

My regular readers will recollect that about a month ago, I had written on another topic suggested by me for the weekly Friday LBC post – “Peace Of Mind“. When we had suggested the topics for the LBC, immediately after … Continue reading

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The Legend Of Tarzan.

It was like going back to my school days and seeing Johnny Weissmuller. After seventy years, I saw Tarzan and Jane in a movie yesterday. Let me start at the beginning. My friend Ramesh and I had gone to see … Continue reading

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