Ranjan asked me this question a few days ago. I replied with an, “of course”. It later got me wondering if this is how petty our relationships can be. A reason for being with someone is whether or not they treat you well? I have had more than my share of jerks but something about … Continue reading Treats You Well?
It’s not the largest or the roughest city, but it’s my first real experience away from the comfort of family or friends, and I am trying every day to learn a little bit more – some discoveries, some accidents. 1. We have no addresses here. If you’re lucky you might have a PO box where … Continue reading Trivia from Abu Dhabi
Before moving to Abu Dhabi, I did not ponder much over how life would be here. I prepared only for a few basics such as carrying travel converters or having a clear opinion about Arvind Kejriwal’s impact on Indian politics. I did not think about not having anyone to talk to outside of office or … Continue reading Taxi Tales
…since the ‘off load’ joke was played on me at the Delhi airport before letting me board. The new bank here gave me a free credit card. Two of them. My firsts. I thought I would not use them but I discovered that I cannot make online purchases with my debit card. So I was … Continue reading Five Weeks…
There is so much happening every moment of every day since the last few days that this is the best I can get to capturing everything. Emotions so far: • Anxiety • Excitement • Panic • Worry • Happiness New nationalities I have interacted with: • Emirati • Chinese • Filipino • Kiwi • Aussie … Continue reading New Life