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The Lucy Effect.

Manjiree, Ranjan, ┬áRamesh and I had gone to see a film on Wednesday and after the film went shopping in the mall just below the multiplex where we had seen the film. After shopping, Ranjan and Manjiree went off to … Continue reading

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What A Day And What A Movie!

Today was a perfect day. Before the perfect day started, the first perfect thing to happen was the telephone call from my sister Padmini to wish me for Raksha Bandan. Then, I solved five tough crossword puzzles in record time. … Continue reading

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How Time Flies.

I went shopping yesterday to a retailer located just half a kilometer away from my home. I bought two sets of curtains for my bedroom windows, some dry fruits and a couple of plastic dispensers. I started to walk back … Continue reading

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The Good Life.

A friend of mine from rural Maharashtra rang me up to help his grand daughter visiting Pune and I readily agreed. He got her to talk to me on phone and to sort out her problems. The grand daughter GD … Continue reading

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Two days ago, my father suddenly decided that instead of a hard boiled egg every day, he would have a soft boiled one. Since our old egg cups could not be found I went looking for a couple in our … Continue reading

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This is a true story and I vouch for its authenticity. The background – I was shopping for dry fruits in the nearby supermarket, our version of say the Walmart. The aisle where I was unfortunately was a cul de … Continue reading

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