Aussie rules


Humor

You can’t run forward for through passes in touch footy – even if all that space looks inviting! Don’t order Indian food in Sydney (in my defence it was the only place open at 10 pm) Switch your phone off when you go to sleep in foreign country else people might try to sell you […]

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March 5, 2007

Synchronicity


marriage, quotes

I have been trying to get Meet Joe Black on DVD for sometime, but apparently shops here don’t have it. I was lucky enough to spot it in a mall in Sydney, in the bargain section – and I immediately picked it up. And devoted a couple of nights to watching this again. Brad Pitt […]

March 5, 2007

Would you like us to repeat your order?


Humor, People

Tring Tring Tring Tring Me: “Hello?”Voice on Phone: “Hello,is that Mr Shiju Thomas?”Me: YesVOP: Hello, this is Kiki’s flowers. Sir, last year you had ordered flowers for Ms XYZ, would you like to send them again?Me: (ahhhhhh)sorry, no flowers this yearVOP: Oh why not? – we will have to shut shop if people dont send […]

February 13, 2007

Another one bites the dust..


People

My oldest friend, the one i have known since our first steps in kindergarten, the one I knew was always there even if we went months without talking or even knowing what’s going on with each other – just got married. I keep on losing good friends (of both sexes) to marriage. And it seems […]

February 13, 2007

Better late than never


People

(A day late as I was net-deprived yesterday.) But here’s wishing Peepu a wonderful year ahead! All together now, ” Happy Birthday Dear Peepu, Happy Birthday to You” PS: Any ideas on how he should have celebrated :-)?

February 9, 2007

Lazy writer


Random Links, sarcasm

A lazy writer uses words from other authors – a sort of quote hanger? Any one must see at a glance that if men and women marry those whom they do not love, they must love those whom they do not marry.– Harriet Martineau

February 7, 2007

Fiction


Fiction

They met each other for the first time in one of those conventions. You know, the ones where all the big potatos meet all the small and medium sized potatos and proceed to motivate and inspire them with powerpoints and starbucks during the day followed by laughter and liqour at night. He had noticed her […]

February 7, 2007

I’m it (but you knew that)


memes, Narcissism

Sakshi of the not related to Sanjay Dutt – but wish I was related to Rakhi Sawant fame has tagged me to reveal 5 my 5 best kept secrets. 1. I used to have pet baby squirrel – i saved it from a dog but it died shortly thereafter – it used to sit in […]

February 5, 2007

One helluva Weekend


Uncategorized

One Amazing Weekend. Cost – Unimportant. Includes: a) One ex-roommate who decided to spend time in this part of the world as his wife was out of town.b) Three awesome movies – Deja Vu -(mindbending – we picked it as we are yet to see a bad Denzel Washington movie), Miller’s Crossing (a Coen Bros […]

February 5, 2007