Monthly Archives: February 2018

Money To The Dead!

Some of my readers will remember my post on mail addressed to my late father advising him about his life after superannuation. A friend who remembered the post has now sent me this photograph. Please click on the image for … Continue reading

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Surprise!

The door bell rang at 11.30 am this morning and I found a courier from Amazon with a parcel for me. First, this is the first time that I received a parcel from Amazon on a Sunday and secondly, I … Continue reading

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Craving!

I read a post on facebook about a friend having some bhelpuri and sevpuri in Mumbai and realised that it has been years since I had some. There is a popular place that sells both about a kilometer away from … Continue reading

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Fulfilment. 2 on1 # 7.

I flatter myself that I am a Fulfillionaire.  Please click on the image to get a larger resolution. There are however two exceptions to the list of attributes given in the image. My health could be better. And I no … Continue reading

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Memory Trigger 23. Comparison.

This is not the first time that I have come across this image. It is poignant for all the right reasons and resonates with me for many reasons, the least being it  reminding me of the famous Helen Keller quote … Continue reading

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Crossword Puzzles.

My dear friend Arun strikes again. Knowing my fondness for crossword puzzles, he has sent me this clip.

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What Is Your Favourite Place Of All The Places You Have Been? 2 On1 # 6.

There is absolutely no need for second thoughts on it. Pune, where I now live. I have done a fair bit of travelling around the world and have extensively travelled all over India. I have lived in Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad, … Continue reading

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Going Back To How Things Were.

I am right now in an unenviable position of being a mentor and guide to a young lady who is going through a very rough time with her marriage in particular and life in general. It is all the more … Continue reading

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Misunderstanding 2.

My friend Arun sent me this visual on WhatsApp. The following exchange then took place. Me: I have survived 75 years! Arun : GREAT 👍👍👍 Me: It is some months away! Thanks any way! I have survived without brains! Arun … Continue reading

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The Grounded Guru.

I took an online quiz and the result was this. Please click on the image for a larger resolution if needed. On reading this, my dear daughter in love promptly said that it is indeed very true as, she has … Continue reading

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