When The Cuckoo Coos

Today morning, as I was taking a solitary walk around the campus and was admiring its tranquillity, a cuckoo’s melodious chirp happened to catch my attention. Immediately looking up, I tried to find out which tree was the bird sitting on. A young lady, standing nearby, smiled at me helplessly. Nevertheless, I continued with my…

A Cut Below

Me- Uncle, bass thode chhote hi kijiyega…[Uncle, make it only a bit short…] Uncle- Theek, samajh gaye![Okay, got it!] (‘Chhuk chhuk’ goes his scissors, snipping off my hair a bit there, a bit here. A bit more here, a bit more there. I sit there wondering how skilled he is at his craft! ) Uncle-…

TEA LOVE

Oh, you have half an hour for the next lecture. Come with us.”   “Lecture completed? So, come join us…”   “Waiting for someone? Wait here.”   “You topped the test? Treat, treat!”   “Whose turn is it today for…?”   “Where are we going?” “You know!”   The place in subject is one.  …

SWEET EVERYTHINGS

They collided and fell, hard. “You alright?” “I am. You? It was a bad fall.” “Yeah! But don’t you hide. Your face tells you are hurt. Tell me.” “Eh! Look at your face. It is worse than it normally is. You are hurt. Let me see it.” “I said I am fine. And my face?…