It is said that hope dies last, like the final flourish in an exquisite dance performance. However, in our case, hope died a few times. First, it died when Yuvraj Singh was declared out, as a result, of an exemplary bit of bowling. Then, post a brief resurrection, it died when Jadeja played as though India […]
There’s just something about an India-Pakistan showdown, especially in the finals of a major tournament. Something inexplicable. Captivating. Spell-Binding. For the entirety of the 2 innings, people who make it a regular chore to litter the road and dump their garbage outside their neighbour’s house, don on an Indian Jersey, park themselves in front of […]
Following is the final set of pictures from my trip to Kovalam!
My family has always been exceptionally fond of dogs, especially Labradors and Golden Retrievers and thus after the passing of our old dog, Buddy, we made a decision to get 2 Labradors, namely Bozo and Bundle, so that even if we are not around, our dogs would have each other to keep company. Fast forward […]
One of my more recent soujourns was to Kovalam in Kerala, which boasted it’s beaches and great weather. The whole affair proved to be extremely relaxing and wholly enjoyable with the pool and beach proving to be regions of true solace for me. I stayed in a fairly new establishment in Kovalum called Niramaya which […]
The sweet smell of ‘pav bhaji’ filled our noses to no avail. No mouth-watering. No fights over the quantity of food. Just four expressionless kids with sullen faces, sitting in a circle. On another day the food would have been long gone, devoured by the said children like a pack of wild dogs who finally […]
Experiences are said to influence defining characteristics which mould our behaviour and make us more genuine as people. It cannot be denied that experiences do have a definite impact on us. For better or for worse. However, some experiences leave a deeper impact on us that others, and truly result in a change. I was […]