Tag Archives: Snobbery


“No more fiendish punishment could be devised than that one should be turned loose in society and remain absolutely unnoticed. If no one turned around when we entered, answered when we spoke, or minded what we did, but if every … Continue reading

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Payback Time.

“Everything happens to everybody sooner or later if there is time enough.” ~ George Bernard Shaw Just as I was about to doze off on my siesta, I received a phone call on my land line. A man I had … Continue reading

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Snobbery In Clubs.

I recently came across an interesting article in the NYT about dress codes in some New York clubs. This led me to remember another very interesting incident in India at the Calcutta club about which my favourite news paper reported … Continue reading

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