KOMAL53's Blogs

Yikes!!!!I got Lost!!!
Friday, March 23, 2012      6 comments

Yesterday I set off after an early Lunch for a Stroll--my aim was to spend some time at the local Mall---a place that I'd been with Sayali earlier in the Week.I needed some Undies----besides wanting to browse for some sensible Shoes--specially t... Read more
Thursday, March 22, 2012      6 comments

Central London is very much still Charles Dickensesque----with a touch of Jane Austen,Georgette Heyer and Barbara Cartland thrown in!!!Looking around the area where Sayali lives----- it's full of tall straight Townhouses--split up and converted ... Read more
On my own!!
Tuesday, March 20, 2012      2 comments

Sayali has finally gone to work in The City today-----after working from home yesterday.I am now contemplating going out on my own-----once I overcome my lethargy!!!This turning out to be a bittersweet experience------for I miss Sudhir terribly ... Read more
Travelling Alone!!!
Tuesday, March 20, 2012      3 comments

This was the first time I took a trip--completely alone in my entire Life!!!The last time I flew back from L.A. doesn't really qualify---for at that time I had this desperate all consuming urge to get home---where I felt Sudhir was waiting for m... Read more
Tomorrow I Leave---for 4 Months!!!
Thursday, March 15, 2012      8 comments

Maybe the Number is playing on my mind---for that will be the longest period I'll have stayed away from home--with or without Sudhir.This will be my first trip abroad without him and to say that I'm a bit nervous would be an understatement!!!Sud... Read more
Tuesday, March 13, 2012      6 comments

A Message on my FB from my Granddaughter says--"I love you and miss you a lot Aaji--you don't even know how much---and will spend all my free time with you when you get here!!!" ---a real sight for my sore eyes to feast on---and a wonderful balm... Read more
My Businesses----2
Thursday, March 08, 2012      5 comments

After the the onrush of the "Vaaghri" Womenfolk I decided to play safe--and hire only those Art Galleries that came along with Security Staff.Not just that I bought huge Trunks to store the Saries in--and Kamal began leaving whatever Stock he'd ... Read more
My Businesses----1
Tuesday, March 06, 2012      5 comments

Somewhere in the mid 1980s I was bitten with the Business Bug----and along with my friend Kirti---whom I called Vahini--launched a Business Venture without much Capital---selling Garlic Chutney!!!One day it just struck the two of us that we were... Read more
Movie Mania!!!
Sunday, March 04, 2012      2 comments

Surfing through the You Tube is fast becoming my addiction----and I've re-acquainted myself with many old Favourites--all part of my childhood and youth!!As a child Bollywood Films were not very easily accessible to us--because Chandigarh then h... Read more
Small Things--Big Changes!!!
Saturday, March 03, 2012      5 comments

Somehow it is always the small things that have the greatest impact--like the last Straw breaking the Camel's back!!!Similarly one can cope with the bigger Issues but it is the small ones that make their presence felt.Sudhir kept me cocooned in ... Read more
Immature or Childish/Childlike???
Thursday, March 01, 2012      4 comments

Reading about an immature 24 year old in Manasa's Blog made me think---there is a thin line between being immature and childlike or childish.Immaturity shows a lack of sensitivity and understanding towards the World at large--- but even mature ... Read more
In a Lighter Vein!!!
Thursday, March 01, 2012      6 comments

I just read Manasa's Blog yesterday--and her Blog gave me a new Idea to Blog on so here I go.When Sudhir and I married on 11 October 1970 both of us were very thin--almost to the degree of being called emaciated---with hollow cheeks and bones st... Read more
Family Life--1
Tuesday, February 28, 2012      5 comments

My father was an extremely Anglocised man and I learnt to dress for Dinner,use the right Fork and all the other Airs and Graces at a very young age.I was brought up by my Amma--as was the norm those days with my mother sprinkled over my days in ... Read more
No Experiments Please!!!
Monday, February 27, 2012      5 comments

Today I'm a good Cook but when I got married in 1970 cooking was something that I'd not done too much before.Besides in Bombay our family preferred to eat the lighter Marathi style food on a day to day basis keeping the heavy Punjabi style of pr... Read more
Idiosycrasies and Eccentricities!!!
Sunday, February 26, 2012      7 comments

Maybe today my life is too peaceful---and running on an even scale--compared to the way it was just 5 months ago.Despite all his Love for me and his obsession about my health and well being Sudhir was very eccentric--and idiosyncratic to live w... Read more

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