Monthly Archives: July 2016

Seenager.

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Talking About My Generation.

I was born in 1943. My generation in India saw India become independent of British rule in 1947 and also a republic a few years later. Although I was too young to understand the big events as they took place, … Continue reading

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Retirement.

Since I started my official working life from when I was just 18 years old, by the time I was 40, I had planned on retiring when I reached 50. I was able to at the age of 52 but … Continue reading

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Cooking.

In the circle of my friends and family, I am known as a good cook. My love affair with cooking started when some male friends working in the Middle East taught me that men too can cook. They had no … Continue reading

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Piece Of Mind.

My regular readers will recollect that about a month ago, I had written on another topic suggested by me for the weekly Friday LBC post – “Peace Of Mind“. When we had suggested the topics for the LBC, immediately after … Continue reading

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The Legend Of Tarzan.

It was like going back to my school days and seeing Johnny Weissmuller. After seventy years, I saw Tarzan and Jane in a movie yesterday. Let me start at the beginning. My friend Ramesh and I had gone to see … Continue reading

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Millennials and the future.

This week’s topic has been suggested by Shackman for the weekly Friday LBC blog posts. Millennials are persons reaching young adulthood around the year 2000. Which means that they will be in their mid thirties now. In India, this is … Continue reading

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