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Overheard in the R Household!

R: You know R2 if you stop crying right now, I will give you three chocolates when you grow older! R2: Giggle giggle! ====== R: R2, what did Akka tell you  now? Bolo bolo..tell me now…you HAVE to stop shouting, … Continue reading

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Dear R2

When you are older and at some point thinking why the hell do I have R as my sister? Why couldnt it be someone else? Thats when I want you to read this post. I think you are an extremely … Continue reading

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These Moments

RD has gone to Sabarimalai. I get to sleep in the night between my girls with on hand on each of them. Its 1 AM. I finish R2’s hour long feed. I undertake the difficult operation of transfering the brat … Continue reading

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Nine!

Dear RD, Nine has a nice ring to it na. Square of three. Nine lives of a cat. Etc etc. Jeez man! We did nine years of marriage today and no mean feat considering our temperaments eh? As usual I … Continue reading

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Letter to My Daughters – Looks and All that Jazz

Dear R and R2, When Amma was a teenager, Amma was very insecure about her self. Her pimples, her fatness, her looks, her lack of ability to perhaps not be good in everything as compared to her cousins and so … Continue reading

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Risms!

RD, R and I are at the dinner table together which is really a rarity after R2’s birth! RD says something to R and laughs at her. She looks at him exasperatedly and says ‘Appa, why laugh karing? I laugh … Continue reading

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The Fan Girl

She keeps staring at it with so much concentration. If she uses this concentration on looking at an egg, she will create an omelet out of it automatically. She reserves her best smiles for it. Always. She searches for it … Continue reading

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