Category Archives: Pets

A New Addition To The Family.

Koko has been under foster care in a kennel run by Manjiree’s sister Vandana and her husband Bala. She is blind and as such has not found a home for herself. Enter Manjiree and Ranjan. Two days ago, while I … Continue reading

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Absence.

If only she would allow me to photograph her when she looks like this, I would have taken a photograph of Chutki to show how much she misses Ranjan. This is exactly the expression that she has more or less … Continue reading

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Peanuts!

Synchronicity strikes again. My post Grammar Police reintroduced my sister Padmum to my readers some of whom complimented me on having her in my life. That post elicited a comment from Tammy that she missed seeing her Vlogs. That was … Continue reading

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She Mothers Me!

This is a photograph of me reading my kindle while Chutki blissfully is asleep on the floor next to me. When my son and daughter in love are not at home, this is how she keeps an eye on me. … Continue reading

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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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