Category Archives: Relationships

Gratitude.

The idea for this week’s topic for our weekly 2 on 1 Friday blog post came when I was musing over my life while having my tea, early in the morning, sitting on my comfortable chair in our verandah, enjoying … Continue reading

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Diversity.

Wow! What a topic suggested by Shakman to write on for this week’s Friday 2 on 1 Blog Post! The other blogger Shackman is an American and I, an Indian. Two remarkably diverse nations. On the assumption that Shackman will … Continue reading

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Wow! What Memories!!

A few days ago I read this gruesome news item which led me to a long lost friend. The suburban railway station Chetpet mentioned in the report brought back memories of a friend with whom I had lost contact after … Continue reading

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Intolerance.

Intolerance is defined as an unwillingness to accept views, beliefs, or behaviour that differ from one’s own; or an inability to eat a food or take a drug without adverse effects. Having suggested this topic for this week’s Friday 2 … Continue reading

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The Beards Are Ruling.

Yesterday was the birthday of a cousin who is very dear to me. I dedicate this post to him. Apart from all the other reasons for his being dear to me is his loyalty to my blog. After the greetings … Continue reading

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Voluntary Work.

I have had limited experience of volunteer work but those in which I was involved were highly satisfying except one where I had to quit as it was affecting my sanity. The first exercise that I was involved in was … Continue reading

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Regrets.

“I have seen many storms in my life. Most storms have caught me by surprise, so I had to learn very quickly to look further and understand that I am not capable of controlling the weather, to exercise the art … 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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A Remarkable Career.

My friend Rajinder posted this image on my WhatsApp page. Below the image he had written in Hindi a statement translated into English – “This is how young boys grow up to become engineers.” I couldn’t resist the temptation to … Continue reading

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The Hug!

We had a visitor for lunch today. She is very special to me as are her husband and two delightful children. While the husband is not demonstrative, the three others share hugs with me whenever we meet and today was … Continue reading

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