Sunshine Too Brief

NYE_2008Portrait

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I'm a self-absorbed Bengali-Torontonian;
Fish comes to me raw, wrappend in seaweed, not cooked in curry;
I love watching thunderstorms and rain;
Sad endings make more sense to me than happy ones;
I hate empty walls.

In the News

Craving of the week-
Dark Chocolate
Reading List-
Midnight's Children
Movie review(out of 5)-
127 hours- *****
Buried- ****
That Girl in Yellow Boots- **
Love of the week-
Seeing James Franco
Aim for the weekend-
Watch 'Going Postal' The Movie

My Novella: Samosa for the Arranged Souls

Introduction & Chapter 1

Chapter 2

Chapters 3, 4 & 5

Chapter 6

Chapter 6 continues

Chapter 7 & Epilogue


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    Saturday

    A mother's love?


    Actual phrases hurled at me by my mother-

    "You read too much": age 9-26 years
    "Its not good to be more close to your friends than your family": age 15-26 years
    "How did you become so fat?": morning, followed by "How do you stay all day without eating rice?": same day evening
    "Why are you friends with him? he doesn't seem like he believes in God": age 21 years
    "There is this skin lightening cream a lady at my work used..": January of this year, after I came back tanned grey from NZ; there was also an embarrassing reference to 'Fair and Lovely cream' at some point in the months that followed
    "Most freedom fighters of the '71 war were involved in *snicker* politics, your dad and uncle were studying then": this morning.

    She wants to thwart everything I like/believe in/care for/am passionate about. She also thinks she is protecting me by doing this......again and again and again.
    But then thats what mothers are for I guess.


    1 Comments:

    At 10:45 AM, July 18, 2004, Blogger Simika said...

    hahahaha too much :D ur mom is hilarious! :)

    Dont' be too mad -- remember ur advice to me!

    *sigh* i know it's so hard...

     

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