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Memory Quirks--2!!
Thursday, May 17, 2012      5 comments

Certain associations are sometimes buried under other Memories but something unexpected just jogs them and the rise to they fore front with a refreshing clarity that really is surprising.Just yesterday I was watching a Program on T.V. that I lov... Read more
Back Home!!!!
Wednesday, May 16, 2012      8 comments

A comment from my friend Ann on my previous Blog had me pondering over the life I live back home----and the facilities I enjoy---and always have done.So here is an account of all the facilities that we DO have---and which have been brought into ... Read more
Mother's Day!!!
Tuesday, May 15, 2012      6 comments

Both Sudhir and I loved the concept of "Mother's Day" and "Father's Day" for it meant that the day began with our daughters calling us to wish us---their warm,loving voices washing over our hearts and putting a glow into our Day!!!There are so m... Read more
A Lesson-----Well Learned!!
Monday, May 14, 2012      5 comments

The last few months I've not even had a sniffle----forget a Cold or anything more----and even my Sugar's been normal and so without spikes that I guess it made me overconfident and foolish-----so I was ready for a break!!!And WHAT a Break------l... Read more
Memory Associations--1!!!
Saturday, May 05, 2012      5 comments

It s so strange that certain things can trigger off a chain of Memories-----even in alien Locations!!For me the sight of a flowering Jacaranda Tree with it's deep Purply Blue Flowers etched against a hot ,molten Blue Summer Sky did just that----... Read more
Character Quirks!!!
Friday, May 04, 2012      2 comments

Growing up with my father was hilarious!!!After late 1964 he was forced to take a long Vacation on account of his health---and since he had his Vacation for 5 years accumulated---that was no problem.He'd been working hard getting the College of... Read more
Thursday, May 03, 2012      3 comments

Reading is a Passion which I have revived full time once more---and these Books have become my constant companions once again!!!Today I read a lot of modern Indian Authors who write simply but beautifully----and being Indian I can identify with... Read more
Just Reflecting!!!
Wednesday, May 02, 2012      6 comments

Living on after the loss of one's Beloved is never easy.I always knew that my love for Sudhir was obssessively possessive as well as all pervading----but I never realised just how much!!!Today there is a huge void in my life--it's like a deeply ... Read more
Life's Vagaries!!!
Wednesday, May 02, 2012      2 comments

A SP Friend of mine Manasa blogged about how a young cousin of her husband's lost her husband in a Car Accident.For me it was saddening News--Death of a Beloved is never easy--and when one has a Toddler barely 3 years old to bring up----even wo... Read more
Just Meha and Me!!!
Wednesday, May 02, 2012      2 comments

Yesterday my grand daughter Meha---fondly referred to by Sudhir and me as "The Raavanaa"----decided to take me to the Getty Museum---literally to the other end of Town!!She had just an hour of School and was free after that so she thought I'd en... Read more
Last Week
Monday, April 30, 2012      6 comments

I've been on a Roller Coaster ride for all of last week---beginning Saturday the 21st. April.That day was a long awaited and way overdue visit to Oxford--a place where my father spent 3 years of his life--pursuing his degree in Architecture.Saya... Read more
Daddy--A Tribute
Friday, April 20, 2012      5 comments

I hold my father in very high esteem for he was a self made man-----living his life in a hostile environment for most of his later life.His early years were no better for he had to struggle hard to get everything he wanted.Born to his parents o... Read more
Living in London
Thursday, April 19, 2012      9 comments

I love London as a City--it has great character and Architecture to recommend it to all Tourists and is a great place to spend a Vacation in---but living here like the Locals is a different kettle of Fish altogether!!!Sudhir always used to rema... Read more
Those Musical Days!!!!
Wednesday, April 18, 2012      9 comments

The Weather outside is wet--it's raining in fits and starts and Sayali's just left for work----so it's just me and my memories left in the Flat till the evening.I've always been addicted to You Tube since I discovered it a few years back--and af... Read more
That Pesky Pigeon!!!
Tuesday, April 17, 2012      8 comments

I had originally decided to blog about The beautiful Kensington Palace that Sayali and I toured on Sunday---but this Pigeon intervened!!!So here goes about that pesky Pigeon!!!I've noticed a lot of Pigeons around London and they are very noticea... Read more

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