Soak No More??

No, soak no more…

in despair, oh young ladies of India,  because we have now real heros like Saina Nehwal who tell us that winning in Olympics despite of being a young ‘woman’ in India is indeed possible

in guilt, oh mothers of India, because we have Mary Kom to tell us, that its is possible to be mother of twins, and yet win a medal in the Olympics

in mundane work, oh enthused entrepreneurs of India, because now we have many role models who inspire us that its possible to start off on your own despite the initial struggles and yet be successful in life

in happiness, oh rude people against female infanticide, because India may be slowly fighting back despite of it being in small pockets and may be in small numbers, but we all live in hope that we will fight that across

in gratitude, oh people of India supporting Anna Hazare, because like everything in India, the attempt to get the Govt to act seemed to have failed 😦

in expectations, oh people of Mumbai, because the Metro is never going to get ready by September 2012

in depression, oh RM, because obviously, this too shall pass 🙂

in admiration, oh you people who admire the Ram Sena, because we will re-start the Pink Chaddi campaign, if you continue to trouble us like this

in excitement, oh foolish canine, because that model owner of yours in our building is never going to take you out by herself 😦 Whats the point of barking in excitement when you see her, she doesnt seem to notice you too much 😦

in evil, oh horrid Voldemort, because we have a Harry Potter, no make it, we have a Hermoine Granger to conquer your Horcruxes

in love, oh girl from a different community, because despite of what RM writes about people getting awakened against female infanticide, etc etc, there will be 100s who will try to scare you from the relationship 😦 Why am I so negative about it…

in greediness, oh consumer in India, because for every 10 things you waste, imagine the 100 families you could help

in technology, oh RD, because RM will eventually manage to make you feel that you married a technologically challenged person

in goodness, oh Kadipatta plant, because you dont seem to be surviving the ministering of RM

in greenery, oh marshlands of Bombay, because the builders of Bombay seem to be getting and destroying you by hook or by crook 😦

in heat, oh land, because its just going to get worse with the global warming

in logic, oh teachers who refuse to believe in the rich imagination of children, because whatever you do, the kids are going to imagine beyond your adult imagination, and many times, such imagination is the key to new success

in philosophy, oh RM, because at the end of the day, we all have to live in reality

in religiousness, oh mami from the other land, because whatever you say, my religion is what I want to practice, dont expect me to follow yours

in dirtiness, oh clothes of R, because Surf Excel promises that daag aache hai eh?

and of course, RD, soak no more, the clothes in the machine for 1/2 hour (Even if they are R’s), because apparently, Surf Excel Hai na?




Written for the Soak No More Indiblogger contest


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66 Responses to Soak No More??

  1. sandhya says:

    Wow, Wow, WOW!

    Standing ovation!

  2. pixie says:

    me first?! 😀

  3. Wow! LOVED this post, RM. One of the best posts of yours that I have read. 🙂
    Loved the bitter and sweet tinges, the good and the bad in this post. Good luck with the contest!

  4. Arch says:

    Wah re! I am so jealous of your thought process, putting it into words..err..only slightly jealous, okie? But really, wow!

  5. Amit says:

    Haha! Somehow, I imagined you standing all in whites in a Church and giving a sermon with all those Ohhhhs. 🙂
    Loved the post! and Voldomort is dead. 😛

  6. Wonderful!! How do manage to think up so many things, Rm 🙂 LOL at surf excel hai na!!!

    • R's Mom says:

      hehehe 🙂 I guess it just came 🙂

      arey RD always cribs about R’s clothes getting dirty (He cribs about mine as well, but I pretend its all R’s )

  7. techie2mom says:

    It’s like one of those jokes but with great messages 🙂
    Loved this….

  8. this one is so cool ! 🙂 Realy well interpretted and written 🙂 Last line is a show stealer! 😛

  9. R’s Mom, I dont care what the Indiblogger results are . As far as I am concerned, you win, for this very comprehensive soaking. Wonderful. (Applauds wildly)

  10. lifesong says:

    Wah! Nice one 🙂 Loved reading this 🙂

  11. kashlife says:

    Well written RM, inspiring me to write a post 🙂

  12. Smita says:

    Good one my dear 🙂
    Specially the last line 😉

  13. Ashwathy says:

    The last one was a terrible PJ !!! 😯 Gawd! I did NOT see that one coming! 😛

    And what’s with you today?? One of those rants eh?

  14. Sreetama says:

    Wow RM! Am speechless! Such diverse thoughts & what a beautiful way to present it! I can so relate to some of them & every point brought a smile on my face! 🙂

  15. Sujatha says:

    this is so awesome….All the best to u with the contest..

    And yes.. that surf excel line was so so good.. typical RM’s style 🙂

  16. Swaram says:

    Hehehehe! What a classic RM post 😉
    I think I skipped the line saying its for the contest and went back after I read Suranga’s comment. What a chamatkar entry for the contest RM, super cool 🙂

  17. Mathangi Vijay says:

    Wow! I think this post is quite different from the usual posts! Unique and too good! Loved it!!

  18. chaitalichari says:

    Oye happy onam.. i liked da surf excel one.. and also da model one 🙂

  19. summerscript says:

    Soak no more in boredom. Awesome RM is there with interesting posts!! 😀
    Super Super !

  20. Geet says:

    Hi RM,

    I have been reading your blogs for quite sometime. You have a lovely sense of humour and of all the blogs that you wrote my fav were the last 2. Loved them. Looking forward for more such blogs..

  21. When will I learn writing like you? 😦
    Humko post se love ho gaya *R’s Style*
    Awesome Wowsome post 😀

  22. shital says:

    Referring to the teacher’s Logic line I think you have a very rich imagination yourself. Wonderful wonderful post.

  23. Tanishka says:

    Why cant I find anywhere in the post that its an entry for contest? Month end pressure may be… 😛 All the best for the contest and its very nicely written… 🙂

  24. NBose says:

    zabardast post hai yeh to !!!! 😀

    Good luck for the contest…..This entry is ought to be the unique one….. 🙂

  25. Titaxy says:

    lovely post, RM.

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  27. Scribby says:

    this is a lovely post re 🙂 so when do we get to see the results? is there any voting required? let me know !!!

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