😀 Always Celebrating Life & Love ~ and now a Golden Birthday while enjoying the Awesome Athletes Going for Gold at the London Olympics
Have turned 50 today ~ Though always feel 16 😀 ~ genuinely the hair is yet Black ! ~ am yet married to the same lovely wife ! ~ have soul mates other than wife with whom I discuss Life after 2 am and a few ….! ~ have officially,none otherwise,two adorable not so ‘Little’ now Jaans ~ yet love and eat Lollipops openly !~yet hide Chocolates from the kids and wife ! ~ yet enjoy loads of Butter on Naan and Toast ~ love all who feed me Cauliflower in any form ! ~ love and yet turn senti when watching romantic comedies ~ love all sports and crazy about some ~ currently enjoying the Olympics Live till 3 am ! ~ ferociously stand up for friends and family ~ have confronted and squashed hooliganism on streets ~ yet passionately attack Annual Reports and Companies to see if they pass the GAP TRAP to consider Investment in them ! ~ have been on real and life rollercoasters ~yet love making new friends while cherishing the old and thank God for being blessed with many lovely friends who’ve stood by me at all times ~ yet crazy about popcorn and watermelon ~ yet frown when youngsters call me uncle ! ~ come on guys ! Age is just a Number ! ~ Jump in the Pool even though friends call me a Whale ! ~ have cheated Death thrice in a Bomb Blast,Desert Storm and Major Car Accident ~ retain great faith in God ~ am secular in spirit ….Ah ! Life’s Journey yet has truly been engaging ! ~ and yes my mind tells me I can yet run the 100m under 12 seconds !
August 9 was ~ when the Quit India Movement began in India pre independence to push the British out~ when US President Richard Nixon resigned over the Watergate Scandal ~ when the US dropped the ‘Fat Man’ Atom Bomb on Nagasaki in Japan during World War II
Great of you Guys ~ Family and Friends ~ to start wishing at the stroke of midnight itself by email, sms, fb and phone ~ especially sending me Lord Ganesha’s Blessings and the prayer that every ‘share’ I touch turns to ‘Gold ‘! ~ with one of you announcing that I now deserve some more respect and addressing me as Gaurav’ji’!
~ and thanks kids and wife,my sun rises and sets with you’ll, for the awesome chocolate cake that you’ll waited smartly till just after 10.30 pm to pick up at a discounted price ! ~ don’t search for it in the morning ~ it’s over as I sneaked what remained of it from the fridge at 2 am and gorged on it while watching the Olympics Live ~ and for the lovely Bouquet as above of 50 Orange,my fav colour, Flowers ~roses,asters and birds of paradise ~ cool and thoughtful and vibrant !
Love you all ~ Thanks for being a part of my Life’s Journey yet