Category Archives: Pets

Pets!

Adam and Eve said, “Lord, when we were in the garden, you walked with us every day. Now we do not see you anymore. We are lonesome here and it is difficult for us to remember how much you love … Continue reading

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A Unicorn Came Calling.

This is Simone. Isn’t she the cutest little girl that you ever saw? She is our neighbourhood’s Dennis but not the Menace. I am not the neighbourhood’s Mr. Wilson.  I simply cannot be. Chutki is the neighbourhood’s BFF.

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Rains!

June has brought the rains to us and along with it lowered temperatures and tempers. Among the first to enjoy the after effects for the first heavy shower was Chutki. She not only got wet, she got all muddied. When … Continue reading

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Karma.

My regular readers know that I am a great believer in the theory of karma. Often, there are stories that makes one wonder why somethings happen one way when similar instances end up with different outcomes. There are many stray … Continue reading

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Grandfather.

I had reconciled myself long ago to being recognised as Manjiree’s father in law and Ranjan’s father. On Thursday I had to reconcile myself to being recognised as the grandfather of Chutki. A young couple who live in the same … Continue reading

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Rain.

It has been raining almost non-stop since last Thursday and I ventured out of the house yesterday for a drive and some South Indian snack food in town. Between the car and the entrance to the restaurant, I got wet … Continue reading

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Time.

Time is the biggest joke that our Creator has played on us. Just about every philosopher and scientist has had something or the other to say about it yet it is an aspect of our lives that is the biggest … Continue reading

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Keep Them Doggies Movin’.

Another unusual topic from Lin for the weekly LBC posts. This time, let me confess that I have heard the song by the Blues Brothers and so that choice of the title does not come as a surprise to me … Continue reading

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Pets.

From when I was about 12 years ago, I have had dogs as pets at home. Barring some very unsettled years, we have always had a dog at home. There was also a brief period when I took in a … Continue reading

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Adoption.

My story about my having escaped being adopted by my uncle and aunt caused some of my readers to comment about the process of adoption.  I had responded with “Adoption is quite common in India when a couple is childless … Continue reading

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