Monthly Archives: December 2008

Terror’s first hand experience.

I reproduce below an email sent by a young man about his personal experience. I offer no comments and let the mail speak for itself. “From: PARIKH Rohan Sent: Saturday, November 29, 2008 6:36 PM The Mumbai Attacks Dear friends, … Continue reading

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Parenthood.

When my stepmother passed away recently, I suggested to my father that he moves in with us instead of living alone. He readily agreed and is arriving tomorrow evening. Getting our home ready for his stay has been quite taxing … Continue reading

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Ground Zero Mentality.

I wonder how the rule of ‘Six degrees of separation’ responds to events that evolve due to the logic of search engines and the internet. Sometime soon, I intend experimenting to find for myself if this is really true in … Continue reading

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Giving And Receiving.

“Perhaps the most overrated virtue in our list of shoddy virtues is that of giving. Giving builds up the ego of the giver, makes him superior and higher and larger than the receiver…It is so easy to give, so exquisitely … Continue reading

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