Archive for August, 2015

“As the acclaimed yet controversial world leader, Darth Vader said: ‘This will be a day long remembered.’ As today we celebrate that we have achieved something special: we have finally graduated.” These are some of the opening remarks of the speech my classmate L. and I gave at – you guessed it – our graduation ceremony […]

What sort of idiot comes to Europe and does not travel. This sort of idiot (points to self). One of my biggest regrets this year has to be the fact that I did not go to as many places as I had intended. And boy, have I come up with excuses to feel better about […]


In: Parikrama Rai

6 Aug 2015

I seem to have been suffering a serious case of writer’s block. I made a list of all the things that I might potentially write about, only to cross all of them out. That was until last night! An event really got me thinking about something. The amount of time I have wasted this summer! […]

Two fighter pilots got together at bar in London. They were sharing stories of the first flights they made. The first one said ‘I had this wonderful instructor, he told us exactly what to do in a neat handbook of 101 rules’. The second replied ‘My instructor only gave me 3 rules to follow’. The […]

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