Category Archives: Joy

Your Latest Trip.


Manik arrives from Chandigarh after finishing his shift@Dell.com and we leave by 12 PM for this with Gaurav. Update. We leave without any deadlines to reach anywhere or get back. 13th October, 2016. Photos to come, as they happen.              

Ashar and I!


It was love at first sight! I met him in 1979 and we became best of friends. In 1981, he changed the school and I raised my tantrums to be shifted. I was, as usual! 1982 end, I was admitted in The Daly College, whined about the hostel life and returned to Delhi in 1984. […]

Late. Mr. Ata-ul Ghaffar!


An अंकिलजी since 1979; an inspiration since 1991; CLL fighter since 1996 a friend since 2001. Mr. Ataul Ghaffar is being sorely missed! Everyday! Every moment reminds of his overwhelming presence with his attention to AND persistent follow-up of the minutest detail! Bhopal is my The-Mandatory-Stop when crossing equator of India. Sometimes, due to exigencies beyond […]

Words make the world go ROUND!


Words from Soumya . “Honest is the first word that comes to my mind when I think of Rahul. It was a true pleasure training him because of his keen interest in the training. It didn’t seem like he was sitting there because he was paid to do so. He actually wanted to learn. That […]

Puff the Magic Dragon


Puff the Magic Dragon This song *NEVER* fails to bring that odd-childish tear in my tired old eyes. So much so, I refrain from listening to this song in public! Now the question that bothers me for QUITE a few years (Since Denali Training.), off and on, is:  who am I?

A Woman’s Work is Never Done…


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Happiness… … …is being with YOU… …

Cleaning Grandfather’s .30 SpringField Carbine.


.30 SpringField US Carbine, shot using Nokia N-73. I was trying to provide some basic protection against the elements, as the monsoon is approaching and the care-taking abilities of Police in India are well known.

Holi Day is a Holy day…is a HoliDay…


I was with Aunty, who’s nursing my very high Blood Pressure. Then it was the 3rd consecutive Holi Day and my Father’s BirthDay.

To My Friends…


This one goes to my most dear best-est friends who, presently, are going out of their way to placate and appease me, on these very frustrating and saddening days.

Listen…Enjoy… COMMENT


Once Again…Listen…Enjoy… COMMENT

Agree / DisAgree / Go to Hell !!!


Myths ???

My New Office


Never have I worked in an office this spacious.

My Darling-est Brother


13th October


My BirthDay, Sister’s Engagement and Friend’s Wedding. Shall be posting some Videos and Photos of this ONE busy day soon. My Nokia PC Suite seems to have developed a brain/mood/temperament of its own and is not letting me transfer the all data to the PC. Shall go to a cyber cafe and get them in […]

I am the King of the World… OK, My World…


On 18th June 2007, for the second time in my colourfullll life, I was Coronated the King.  Berozgaar.Raaja

Thanks a Tonne, Hazel. Thanks a Tonne…


There are Feminists and I found a Masculinist (?) !!! This is what she has to say about US MEN… I am SMILING!!! Thanks a Tonne, Hazel… Regards. Ra.

Thus Spake Novalis


It is certain any conviction gains infinitely, the moment another soul will believe in it… My conviction, shall write about it later!!!

An Engagement and a Few Fallen Stars…


She could be THE Eternal Spring!!!

Stori/Theori… 404: Page Not Found. Server not Responding…


  There is this stori/theori, on how to make a shorter line of the two lines longer.   Draw it longer than the other! The Decent and Self-Esteemed and Gentlemanly and/or Ladylike way of doing things. NOW, (and I am very sure about this, for all of us; correct me if I am wrong.) that […]

Adieu


One of the BESTEST parting email that I ever received. Dear Friends , As Its TIME for me to bid ADIEU to TEAM INTUIT , I want to take this opportunity to THANK TEAM from the bottom of my heart for my success in the organization . I feel lucky to have been associated with […]

To All The Womyn!!!


*************** *************** Hi All! This one is dedicated to All Ye Womyn !!! The men reading this, INTROSPECT !~!

Being Crazy, Various Versions…


Version 1.1. Alternate Title, Being Crazy with Rain And HailStones. On 11th February, I was over sleeping till about 3 PM. Loud Noise woke me up. There were hail stones falling. Some as big as 3 inches in diameter! The force of the fall was LITERALLY awesome. Cleaning my soiled dirty balcony to a sparkling […]

So Mote IT Be!!!


  You come face to face with your fate today Libra and it doesn’t look too bad after all. A special link between your ruler Venus and the karmic node indicates you’re in a special place where life moves forward quickly and easily. There’s no chance of you making a mistake and missing your fate […]

Pakistani Strings…


Today we had our IBM annual day. Strings from Pakistan were there. Methinks, they should be made Ambassadors for No-Smoking Campaigns… For 3 NONSTOP hours that they were there were there, I did not move one SINGLE inch for 1. Water. 2. Cigarette. 3. On the House Beer. 4. Rest to my Tired Feet and […]

BESTTT compliment, EVER…


Yesterday I had gone to attend my Ex-Principal, Mr. B.B.S. Pathania’s daughter, Garima’s wedding. He was talking to someone and said,

What Now???


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Happppy New Year….


Hi There! This was It! And is sure to stay For a LOOOOOOOOOOOOONG time in TerminalResidentMemory! Happy and Fulfilling New Year to Y’All! Ra. P.S. Out of the 100s of SMS that I got, ONLY ONE was worth saving and here it goes:- Ring Out the Old; Ring In The New! Ring Happy bells across […]

Awesome MISS Categorization!!!


  They call this a Funny Poem… Welll??? Ra.   Teaser Hey! You!

R&R Love ???


  “””In real love you want the other person’s good. In romantic love, you want the other person….Margaret Anderson.””” I read this prettily-bloddy crappy quote in last Sunday’s Times of India. HOWEVER, IT HAD THIS STRANGE EFFECT ON ME!I AM Shouting… It changed me overnight… The Daroo helped, I admit, to think clearly deeper. The […]

E.A.


Justification is not MINE. The Offence / Amusement was slightly so… (Read part One.) Justification came from The Commentator. “In spite of everything that you have gone through and still are, you still have the capability to feel and think and act like an adolescent. I meant it as a Compliment.

Turnaround ???


1) After being in 40” Waist size slab, all my Adult life, I have come down to 32”, with a small tyre bulging here and there, now and then. And by this coming birthday, I intend to get rid of the tyre as well and maybe aim for 30”. 2) After close to 27 years […]

How I Spent My Sunday….


Technically and CommonSensically (Also Egomaniacally), I consider only 4 matches. My Father (Glori ), My God Father, Umesh (My Old Cook) and Tanveer. Tanveer was checking out my Pistol and then commented on the “hardness” of the Trigger. I told him that this was the factory default and “I have to live with it”… Not […]