Month: April 2015

Forever alone No more- Z #AtoZChallenge @AprilA2Z

Clock shows: 11.45am / Date:03Feb13 Singlehood ends in: The Final hour and a few more  Shakespeare Words/Idioms Used: Zany Yes, the time has come. I am now escorted by my aunt, sister and other girls to the mandapam to thalapoli, similar to the way the groom was welcomed. Read more here. My Dad has held my …

Forever alone No more- Y

Clock shows: 10.45am / Date:03Feb13 Singlehood ends in: 02 hours  Shakespeare Words/Idioms Used: Yare, Your mind hold I am being visited by family far and near and I guess my friends are here as well. His mother and sister has also paid a visit now. I liked her, his sister! I’m meeting her …

Forever alone No more- X

Clock shows: 9.45am / Date:03Feb13 Singlehood ends in: 03 hours  Shakespeare Idioms Used: X-factor I can hear the tune of nadaswarams and thakil (long wind-instruments). He has reached! My family will now receive his at the entrance of the hall. He will now stand on a wooden plank while my cousin brother washes his feet. …

Forever alone No more- W

Clock shows: 8.45am / Date:03Feb13 Singlehood ends in: 04 hours  Shakespeare Idioms Used: With bated breath, What the Dickens!, Wear your heart on your sleeve With bated breath, I look in the mirror and what do I see? A ghost! I don’t know whether to cry or scream. But I smile. I can’t cry on …

Breakfast in Bed

On this bright Sunday morning, taking a break from the routine rut, I sit in the hotel bed with my husband. We hear a knock on the door and it is the room attendant bringing us breakfast of eggs, pancakes, waffles and smoothies. “We should take a break like this …

Forever alone No more- V

Clock shows: 7.45am / Date:03Feb13 Singlehood ends in: 05 hours  Shakespeare Idioms Used: Vanish into thin air I get the shock of my life when the makeup artiste says she would leave after she is done with me. But how? After the main wedding ceremony, I will have to change twice. Yes, two …

Forever alone No more- U

Clock shows: 6.45am / Date:03Feb13 Singlehood ends in: 06 hours  Shakespeare Idioms Used: Up in arms I’ve officially said goodbye to my home. On the way to the wedding venue, I stop at a temple to seek blessings, pray and cool down my anxiety. It’s 7.30am when I reach the venue and I …

Forever alone No more- T

Clock shows: 5.45am / Date:03Feb13 Singlehood ends in: 07 hours  Shakespeare Idioms Used: The crack of doom, To be or not to be, There’s method in my madness, This is the short and long of it Time runs by fast. I have taken bath and is now ready to leave home to the wedding venue. …

Look out for #AsusZenfone2

“Shalu, heard that your MNC is giving special bonus to their employees?” “Yes, Mom! Yay!!” “So, yeah if you do not have any plans get me a new phone!”, Mamma chuckled. “Why not, which one do you prefer?”, I asked her. “Your choice. You know that I am a big …

Forever alone No more- S

Clock shows: 4.45am / Date:03Feb13 Singlehood ends in: 08 hours  Shakespeare Idioms Used: Sea change, Screw your courage to the sticking place and you’ll not fail, Send packing, Stony-hearted, Star crossed lovers, Set teeth on edge, Such stuff as dreams are made on Fifteen minutes. Dad will wake me up anytime now. I set aside …

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