Author: Vidya Sury

Countdown begins…

Vidur’s exams are from March 8 – and Mi, he made a plan for three days of study – as today, tomorrow and Monday are off. It is Id-Milaad today, tomorrow’s Sunday and Monday is Holi. Do you remember how, in 1980, on Holi, we didn’t open the door at...

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The Three Idiots (not the movie)

That’s what we’ve been feeling like, sometimes. Particularly some days like maybe yesterday. Had a kind of adventure – all originating from a phone call, Mi. Of course, we did laugh at the end of it – with total relief, I must say. Being Thursday, Sury decided to work from...

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Almost..

It’s hard to believe that it is only the third Thursday after Feb 8, Mi. We still think you’ve gone somewhere and will be back. We almost filled the little bottles of water. Yesterday at 5 o’clock, I almost mixed the Ensure for you. At 4 o’clock, I almost brought...

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And Miles To Go Before I…

Mi ! Its a muggy morning here and we lethargically went about our routine. Powercut began at 8 am – nice and early eh? What can I say – the government wants me to stay fit by using the stairs instead of the lift! By the way, Senthil called early...

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The Show Must Go On

Mi ! The days have begun to get warmer – and these days I rush home straight after dropping Vidur at school, namely because I think I ought to plan the shopping and only do it twice a week, at most. And, more importantly, because the powercut is from 9...

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Of Happier Times

Mi, Got up as usual and turned the radio on at 7 for ‘bhoole bisre geet’ on vividh bharti and what should I hear but one of our favorite Asha Bhonsle-O P Nayyar songs. I recalled how sweetly you used to sing this song – here it is, courtesy YouTube....

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Moving Experience

Mi ~ Vidur and I dropped by at the Seva Sadan yesterday evening around 7.45 pm as we had arranged for the day’s meals. We thought it might be a good idea to drop in during dinner. The lady there speaks only Kannada and I had some good practice with...

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