Category Archives: Family

The Wisest Person On Earth.

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Checked Out Characters.

I have this remarkable young friend who keeps stumping me with singular insights and terminology that sometimes zaps me. We were discussing some personalities yesterday and he came up with a description of two people I know as Checked Out … Continue reading

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Kids.

In a WhatsApp group, a friend of mine with two teenage kids posted a link to this article with the comment that she agreed that kids should not be the most important things in one’s life. While trying to open … Continue reading

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Calm After The Storm.

“What screws us up most in life is the picture in our head of how it is supposed to be.” ~ Anonymous. I had many storms in my life just like everyone else does. Almost all of them were minor … Continue reading

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Memory Trigger 24. Fishing.

I had left my cellphone at home while I had gone out to lunch with some friends. On my return, I found that there were four missed calls from a strange number. I called the number to find a very … Continue reading

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Yayati.

I attended an English play Yayati, last Friday. Pune has a vibrant theatre movement and almost all shows are full house performances. Marathi being the most popular language, followed by Hindi and English. I used to be a regular play … Continue reading

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Craving!

I read a post on facebook about a friend having some bhelpuri and sevpuri in Mumbai and realised that it has been years since I had some. There is a popular place that sells both about a kilometer away from … Continue reading

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Fulfilment. 2 on1 # 7.

I flatter myself that I am a Fulfillionaire. ┬áPlease click on the image to get a larger resolution. There are however two exceptions to the list of attributes given in the image. My health could be better. And I no … Continue reading

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What Is Your Favourite Place Of All The Places You Have Been? 2 On1 # 6.

There is absolutely no need for second thoughts on it. Pune, where I now live. I have done a fair bit of travelling around the world and have extensively travelled all over India. I have lived in Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad, … Continue reading

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The Grounded Guru.

I took an online quiz and the result was this. Please click on the image for a larger resolution if needed. On reading this, my dear daughter in love promptly said that it is indeed very true as, she has … Continue reading

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