Monthly Archives: December 2009

Farewell Flamer.

Serendipity plays a great role in my life. The following joke could not have come to me at a better time. I am indebted to my friend from the land of milk and honey, who loves to rib me about … Continue reading

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Gaelikaa Adopts Me As Her Brother.

I am indebted to Maria of Sliver Fox Whispers and Gaelikaa for the inspiration for this post. In her response to my observation on my post on Flames, Maria the Silver Fox wrote -“Well, I went from your blog to … Continue reading

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Climate Change, Copenhagen, Mike And Me.

My blog friend Mike is firm in his conviction about Climate Change. Many others are not. I as usual sit on the fence. Copenhagen has been hogging all headlines here in India but I find all reports insipid and dull. … Continue reading

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Flame And/Or Flamer

I have chosen to use the term flame in the unusual sense, i.e. an object of one’s passionate love; sweetheart: as the dictionary defines it. I bet that Grannymar who chose this topic did not have this in mind when … Continue reading

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Scotland Acts On Rural Prostitution.

Bunc from Scotland has an amazing story on his blog and I recommend all English language loving folks to go over there for a very special treat.

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Weekly Humour.

Grannymar has a joke or a funny story every Thursday on her blog. I was wondering what to write about today, and wondered whether I too should. Then, three great mails came to me as though from Heaven, and I … Continue reading

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Guess What Becomes Guess Who II

The answer for the who, is naturally shared by two people. One is the self confessed Looney, who incidentally got the first vote for being the suspect and the second, the guy with the maximum number of votes, Maynard. A … Continue reading

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Guess What Becomes Guess Who.

I am indebted to a very frequent visitor to this blog who suggested that I try this out on my readers. The idea was to run a contest to see if people can identify what this gadget is and what … Continue reading

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Dubai.

About fifty percent of the population of Dubai would be Indians. The locals account for only about 18%.  A left wing politico from Kerala, the state from which the maximum number of Indians go to Dubai, has claimed that since … Continue reading

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Songs And Rhymes From Childhood.

This is a nursery rhyme that I learnt in Montessori School and which became a favourite of our son Ranjan too. I have played a teapot in a school play as has Ranjan. Need I say more? I am a … Continue reading

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