with the current round of the arcade winding down to its last few days… i’ve been trying my hand at grabbing those last few things that we so *desperately* need. 149 more words
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Please Teacher, may I …….?
This is a common question or rather plea expressed by countless children across the world, as they start their schooling. “Please Teacher/ Sir/ Miss, May I go to the toilet/ bathroom?” In fact, I still remember drilling into my niece and daughter the importance of visiting this sacrosanct place at least twice during the school time and added admonitions not to hold in till the last minute. 680 more words
A VILLAGE TRIP
My daughter had an all-consuming desire to visit a “proper village” – a desire fuelled after a disastrous visit to a farmhouse which was just an acre or so of near-barren land, spotted with a few trees, thorny briars and a muddy pool boasting a few brown ducks. 840 more words