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Hindi Poem: Sherlyn, Poonam aur Sunny ki Jai!!

Bahut dino baad kal ek “sanskritic” samaroh mein sammilit hua
Karyakram dekhne upraant hatprabh reh gaya
kalakaron ka hunar kaabil-e-tareef tha
Aisa sama baandha ki har koi apni jagah par chipak gaya
kalakaron ne apna parichay karwaya aur bahut gyaan baanta
Poonam ne bharat ko Cricket mein champion banaya
Sherlyn ki playboy mein chapi tasveeron ne bharat ka naam roshan kiya
Sunny ne videsh mein rehte hue bollywood ke director ka dhyaan aakarshit kiya
unhone bataya ki kaise unhone apni numaaish kar kaamyabi ka “shikhar” chua
aur kaise wo nagnta failaate hue gaurvanvit mehsoos karti hain
jyon jyon Sherlyn, Poonam aur Sunny ne apna vastra-haran kiya
tyon tyon imaan dolne laga
do pal ka saath paane ka swapn dil paalne laga
aisa pradarshan ki prekshagrah mein sannata pasar gaya
pal do pal ki hulchal aur fir shithilta cha gayi
par baanvra mann abhi bhi lalaayit tha
kya kahein doston, kya nazaara tha
banaane waale ne husn to diya in “adarsh naariyon” ko
par gairat dena bhool gaya
lekin isi bahaane hamara bhala ho gaya!!

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Poem: Jai Khalifa!!

Aaj kai mahino baad khalifa ke 4 sadasya saath hue

Kisse, baatein or tarane saath hue

2 din mein kuch purani yaadein taaza hui

Aur kuch naye adhyaye jode gaye.

Guru aur Chaturvedi ke Mumbai ke pehle safar ko Tulla ne “10 min walking” se haseen kiya

To PD ke hamesha ki late lateefi ne uss ko aur haseen kar diya

Siddhi Vinayak, Mahalaxmi aur Haji Ali par maatha tikaya gaya

Marine Drive Par Saagar ko door se nihara gaya

Bandstand par samundar ko chua gaya

Aur kuch haseen pal ko jeevan bhar camera mein qaid kiya gaya

Guru ne apne “Ho Sakne Wale” Prem se milaap kiya

to Chaturvedi ne Bhabhi ke liye Linking Road se Hand bag hathiya liya

Tulla ne jeevan mein pehli baar Levis ki Shirt utha liya

Pd ne yeh sara waqt Juice peene mein guzaar diya.

Ghar, Zindagi, naukri aur chokri par gahan shodh hua

Par Chokri ne sabko jod diya

Non Strikers ne Strikers ko saraha

To Strikers ne Non Strikers ko sahi bata diya

Hansi-Mazaak ne sama baandh diya

Yaaron ki yeh mehfil yun hi jamti rahe

Aur Khalifaon ki yeh dosti nayi unchaai par chadhti rahe

Masti to bahut ki par

Kuch Logon ki kami bahut khali

Ummed hai ki jald hi hum sabhi fir se milenge

Jo kami reh gayi use poora kar daalenge.

Jai Khalifa!!

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Wishing Happy Birthday to an “ESPECIAL” Person

Today is the birthday of a very especial person in Nanhe’s life.
The entry of whom gave new experiences of feelings, emotions and of course love. May this birthday give new heights to their beautiful relationship.
Lets’ take this opportunity and wish that “person” a very HAPPY BIRTHDAY on Nanhe’s behalf.
We sincerely hope that all the wishes of Nanhe and that “person” comes true.
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Ganeshotsav@Milo’s Place and Aksa Beach!!

Milo, a friend of Nanhe called him to visit Ganpati at his place last Sunday. Nanhe and his couple of colleagues decided that they will go to Milo’s place together in the evening. Nanhe and Maggi met at Dadar station. Nanhe didn’t have his lunch so they both enjoyed lunch together. In the mean time, Deshmukh Saaheb/Deshmukh joined them. They both then went to Malad by the local train. None of them knew the house of Milo but it is easy to find the way in today’s Hi Tech world. They reached Malad and called Milo to know where to proceed from the station. Milo said that his house was “stone throw away” distance from the station. Milo guided them “perfectly” and that “stone throw away” distance increased by few meters. Any how they reached Milo’s place.

Ganpati decoration was going on at Milo’s place. All 3 of them enjoyed the hospitality of Milo. Milo along with our very idiot Nanhe cracked some really big PJ’s. Deshmukh Saaheb as always was silent but observing the things very closely. Maggi was ebullient after drinking couple of glasses of Fanta. After spending some time, they had photo session with Ganpati Dev@Milo’s place. Then all 3 of them left and had corn/samosa near Milo’s building. It was from here that things started going as per “planned” and few really funny events unfolded. Deshmukh ordered for Butter Corn but that corn waala added butter for sake of it. Nanhe commented “Butter sirf sungha raha hai”. The corn seller got angry and said “poora daaloonga to paise jyaada lagenge.” Nanhe said “daal do. paise to Deshmukh ko dene hain.” :)

Since all 3 of them were at Malad, they decided to visit Aksa Beach. Milo again told them that Aksa Beach was very near from other side. They crossed the bridge and took auto. While walking, Nanhe held hand of Maggi whenever Deshmukh Saaheb was not watching. It was fun for both of them with Nanhe winking eyes many a time. After taking auto, they were ready to get down very soon since Milo said that it was “very near”. Deshmukh said “Jab tak meter minimum par hai tab tak koi tension nahi.” But as meter started reading 12-15-20-25-35; Deshmukh wondered if auto waala was taking them from longer route. Nanhe and Deshmukh started conversation among themself. They wondered if Milo has “guided” them perfectly again. 😉
Nanhe called up Milo and Milo said,” Abe tum log seriously Aksa Beach jaa rahe the kya? Maine to tumhe Marve Beach ke baare mein bataya tha. That is “stone throw away” distance. Yeh to lamba hai.” Nanhe said “Bahut Sahi.” Then the auto driver also got in conversation with Nanhe and Deshmukh and said that in this area, Rs 100/- is considered to be minimum and started laughing. We asked him how long is it more?

He replied,”Abhi to Malwani aayega–fir Aksa Gaon–fir Ashoka Resort–fir Aksa Chowpaty–fir aayega Aksa Beach.” We just looked into the meter and laughed on the circumstances. Just after getting auto Nanhe and Maggi were asking for party by Deshmukh Saaheb then Deshmukh very said that,” Main auto ka pay karoonga, dinner tum dono dekh lo.” That time he was thinking ki usne chauka maar diya but as meter reading was increasing, Desmukh soch raha tha kaun si ghadi mein maine aisa bol diya. Nanhe and Maggi were enjoying it. They reached the destination and paid Rs 55/- to the auto. At beach, all 3 of them enjoyed. Nanhe and Maggi told Deshmukh about their relationship and thus enjoyed freely on beach after a long time. Seeing at Nanahe and Maggi having gala time together, Deshmukh coltishly said that “Saala tere ko bhi ladki mil gayi aur main abhi tak akela hoon.” There was burst of laugh all around. It was great frolicsomeness. After 40-45 minutes, it was time to return to Malad station.

They took auto again and in less than 1/3rd distance, auto meter was reading more than Rs 30/-. They noticed that meter was running fast. In a mid of signal, they left the auto and caught the bus after running behind it for 2 minutes. In this was they saved atleast 50 bucks of Deshmukh. They returned to Malad and then went to Dadar. At Dadar, all 3 of them had dineer and chatted a lot. Then all of them left to their home.

Jaate Jaate, Deshmukh Saaheb commented: “Milo Ganeshotsav Mehenga Pada par yaadgaar raha.” :) :) :) :) 😉 😛

A Night during Ganesh Festival in Mumbai!

Ganpati Festival is going on in full swing in Mumbai. The decoration of various pandals throughout the city is delight to watch. The best time to go around and offer prayers to these pandals is during the night. The main reason being that there is fewer crowds and you can have a good “darshan” of deity.

Nanhe and his friend doctor (Dr) decided to visit few of the pandals on Saturday night. Nanhe finished his work and went to the hostel of Dr. There a plan was made to leave for Saaki’s house where an awesome biryani was waiting for them. Nanhe returned to hostel to accompany Dr aroung 1:30am. Nanhe was extremely tired and it was decided that they will leave after an hour. But when you are this tired, you cannot sleep for only an hour. So finally they left at 4am, Sunday morning. Dr had bike, as soon as they unlocked the bike, Dr observed that Rear View Mirror of bike is missing. He exclaimed, “Mumbai mein Bhaiye bahut ho gaye hain.” ( Nanhe and Dr are from UP too) :)

Later it was noticed that petrol has also been stolen from bike. Both thought that their plan is taayein taayein Fishhhh now. As Dr was busy abusing, a foe of doctor arrived with his bike. Casually, Dr told him the story. To their surprise he offered them his bike. Dr wondered and couldn’t believe that he is helping them. But they accepted the offer as both of them were excited to go on divine ride.

Out of the blues, doctor asked our bloody Nanhe to drive bike. Nanhe knew driving bike but this was the first time that he was driving bike on the roads of India’s financial capital. It was great fun for him moving from one pandal to other. Before reaching Ganesh Galli they have covered more than half a dozen pandals. Nanhe was driving like Shatabdi Express. Dr and Nanhe parked the vehicle near bus stop where more than 20 bikes were parked and joined queue for darshan. The Pandal was replica of Kedranath Temple and was really beautiful. Dr and Nanhe went in and then enjoyed a mini fare there. They played few games, tried their hands in shooting and got their name written on rice grain. In a shooting competition both Dr and Nanhe had an accuracy of 80%.
It was a moment when they felt they were in their childhood. It was really fun.

Then they were supposed to go to GSB Wadala. But when they reached the area where their bike was parked, they couldn’t locate it. A police man told them it has been lifted by traffic police and asked to go to Bhoiwada Police Station near Parel. There was no vehicle available as road was blocked and so they both went walking and reached the police station. Their policeman told that as their bike is at Byculla Police Station near Ranibagh. Nanhe and Dr realized that there was something “big” in store for them. They were enjoying this test and were laughing on their “Kismet” and Dr was comparing all the happenings with his infamous “SCRIPT THEORY”. Jo Likha hota hai Wahi hota hai!! Chalta Chalte band baj rahi thi…. :) :)

Well they caught a bus to Byculla but then that bus stopped at Lalbagh and they had to cover more than 2.5 km distance walking again. On reaching Ranibagh doctor realized that by getting down to different stop near Ranibagh they would have traversed the distance in less than 10 minutes. But it was too late…. They laughed again and got their bike released from the station by paying Rs 200/-. Nanhe drove the bike and soon the bike was talking to air. Their was sense of victory for no reason in Dr and Nanhe. :)

Then they went to GSB Wadala. There was no parking problem but with the previous “tragedy” they parked their vehicle on the parking area told by the traffic hawaldar. It took more than 15 minutes to park bike. Phew… :) 😉
After darshan they left for the hostel. It was memorable morning with every incident unfolding in the way with accordance with the Script Theory. But it couldn’t deter Dr and nanhe and they visited all the pandals they have planned before. Probably, this was karma for their deeds or test by Lord Ganesha. Whatever; the bottom-line was it was great morning!!!!

नन्हे की प्रेम कहानी, इंडिया टीवी की जुबानी!!

आज हम पेश कर रहे है ऐसी प्रेम कहानी जिसके बारे में आपने कभी नहीं सोचा होगा!!
एक ऐसी कहानी जिस पर कोई नहीं कर सकता यकीन!! शायद ही किसी ने सोचा होगा ऐसा भी आएगा एक दिनों !! आगे आप पढेंगे एक ऐसी हकीकत जो आपको अपने बाल खींचने पे  मजबूर कर देगी!! काहीं जाएगा नहीं इसे बिना पूरा पढ़े!! अब हम आपके सामने ला रहें  हैं नन्हे के जीवन की हकीकत!!क्या नया हुआ है नन्हे के जीवन में??

नन्हे के जीवन में एक कन्या प्रवेश कर चुकी है!!जी हाँ!!
यह सच है की नन्हे भी किसी को पसंद करता है!! और भी ताज्जुब की बात है की नन्हे लड़की को पसंद करता है!! :) आज हम आपको बताएँगे उस लड़की का नाम!! हम आपको बताएँगे कैसे हुआ शुरू नन्हे और उस लड़की का अजीब-ओ-गरीब किस्सा!!!हम आपको बताएँगे कैसे परवान चढा नन्हे और उस लड़की का प्यार!!

सिर्फ हम आपको बता सकते है कहा और कैसे मिलते हैं वो दोनों!! तो ध्यान से पढिये!! यह एक सचाई है की नन्हे को हो गया है प्यार!!दीवाना हो गया है नन्हे उसके प्यार में!! जी हाँ, बेशुमार प्यार करता है नन्हे उससे!! उसका नाम जानना चाहेंगे न आप?? उसका नाम है “मैगी”!!शायद उसका नाम सुनके आपको कुछ याद आया हो!! अगर नहीं याद आया तो  हकीकत का सबूत देखने के लिए पढिये “Rain, Romance and YAA!!!” वाले blog पे मैगी के कमेंट्स!! तब शायद आप भी मानने पे मजबूर हो जाए की वो  मैगी ही है जिसने नन्हे का दिल चुरा लिया है!! और हमारे सूत्रों से हमें पता चला है की मैगी और नन्हे का प्यार एक मज़ाक से शुरू हुआ!! जी हाँ!! हमारे लिए भी यह मन्ना मुश्किल है के मज़ाक से शुरू  हुआ प्यार इतना गहरा हो गया!!

शुरू शुरू में, उन्ही की जुबां में, वो दोनों “Conscious Efforts” कर रहे थे!! वो Conscious efforts यह जानने के लिए की क्या वो एक दुसरे के लिए बने है?? पर अब वो प्रेम उस सीमा तक पहुँच गया है की उनको अलग करना शायद नामुमकिन हो!! अब तो यह हाल हो गया है की हर पल वो साथ गुजारना चाहते है!! यहाँ तक की सुबह का नाश्ता, खाना और शाम की चाय भी साथ ही में पीते हैं!! नन्हे और मैगी का घर एक दुसरे से बहुत दूर है, इसीलिए वो दो दीवाने रात के खाने के लिए नहीं मिल सकते!! पहले तो हाल ये था की सप्ताह में एक बार वो कोई समुद्र किनारे या सिनेमा घर जाते थे!! और कई बार अपनी ऑफिस के पीछे हाथ में हाथ डाले चलते थे!! इसी ने उन दोनों को इतना करीब ला दिया ये हम मानते हैं!!

बात करने से रिश्ते मज़बूत होते हैं यह आज नन्हे और मैगी के प्यार की दास्तान ने साबित कर दिया है!!नन्हे ने वैलेंटाइन’स डे पे मैगी को लाल गुलाब भी दिया था!!नन्हे ने तब अपने जीवन में पहली बार एक Red Rose खरीदा था!! उसी दिन पहली बार नन्हे मैगी के साथ  बांद्रा के बैंडस्टैंड गया था!!Bandstand वही जगह है जिसे सब दीवानों का बसेरा कहता है!! अगर नन्हे और मैगी की सुने तो उनका कहना है की “सिल्वर बीच” उनकी सबसे पसंदीदा जगह है!! नन्हे और मैगी को वहां सूरज की आँखों में आखें डाले और पानी के बहाव से खेलना अत्यंत पसंद है!! उनका कहना है की सिल्वर बीच पे समुद्र की गहराई ने ही उनके प्यार को गहरा किया है!!यह सब पढ़ के आपको लग रहा होगा की नन्हे और मैगी का प्यार बहुत ही सरलता से बढ़ रहा है!! जी हाँ, यह एक सच्चाई है!! लेकिन एक सच्चाई और है!! सरलता से बढ़ते हुए प्यार में कई बार कठिनाई भी आई है!! कई बार नन्हे और मैगी के बीच कहा सुनी भी हुई है!! इसी के साथ एक और सच्चाई है की हर कठिनाइयों के बाद नन्हे और मैगी का प्यार और गहरा हुआ है!!कुदरत ने भी नन्हे और मैगी के प्यार की कई परीक्षा ली है!!जब भी नन्हे और मैगी ने कहीं जाने का निर्णय लिया मुश्किलें कड़ी हुई है!! उतने ही निर्दयी हैं नन्हे के project वाले!!शायद उनको समझ जाता था नन्हे और मैगी मिलने की सोच रहे हैं!! हर वक़्त तभी वो नन्हे को ऑफिस बुलाया जाता था!! नन्हे और मैगी का प्यार हर कसौटी पर खरा उतरा!!उन्होंने बिना कुछ निर्णय किये ही मिलने का ठान लिया!! हर बार उनका फिर यूँही मिलन होता गया!! उनके मुताबिक उस मिलन में जो मज़ा था वो दुसरे मिलन से कहीं ज्यादा था!! वैसे ही एक दिन नन्हे मैगी के घर गया था!!उस दिन के हसीं लम्हों के बारे में आपने “Rain, Romance and YAA!!!” में पढ़ा ही होगा!! जाते जाते हमारी ओर से नन्हे और मैगी को ढेर सारी शुभकामनायें!! हम भगवान् से प्रार्थना करते हैं की उनका प्यार बढ़ता रहे!! नन्हे और मैगी का प्यार आखरी परवान तक पहुंचे यही हमारी कामना है!!
हम नन्हे और मैगी के बारे में आपको समाचार देते रहेंगे, ये हमारा हमारे पाठकों को वादा है!!

Rain, Romance and YAAAAAAAA!!

Last Saturday, Nanhe has planned to go on date after long time with his girl friend. But due to some official commitment that didn’t materialized. Nanhe left the office in even 5-30 pm and called his girl friend. After some discussion they decided to meet at NP. Nanhe called champ as well. He asked champ to be on time. For the past few meeting champ has always been coming late and that let Nanhe become furious on the bloody idiot, CHAMP.

That day champ reached the meeting point on time. Nanhe and his girl friend later reached together. Nanhe made champ wait for more than 30 minutes. That score was settled that day. Thereafter, champ, Nanhe and his girl friend did some time pass. Then all of sudden it started raining. It was very romantic weather with nice drizzle and violent sea. Hence Nanhe enjoyed with his girl friend full on.

Then after spending quality time, Nanhe and champ decided to leave. But Nanhe’s gf asked them to come to her place. Nanhe was initially reluctant but then champ agreed and Nanhe reached his “sasural”. Ha ha :)

Nanhe’s “sasural waala’s” are very friendly. Champ and Nanhe enjoyed their hospitality. Then there was carrom match being played with Nanhe/his girl on one side and Champ/Nanhe’s saali on the other. :)

What followed in carrom was unbelievable. Champ was playing like a true champ of carrom. Nanhe just couldn’t believe that. Moreover, champ in process to impress Nanhe’s saali was speaking English. Imagine, our villager champ speaking English. It was just a shock hearing an idiot speaking English. Nanhe lost all the matches. In 5 matches Nanhe could score only 4 coins. 😛 They lost badly but it was fun. That carrom allowed even more quality time for Nanhe with his girl and her family. It was fun. Then after 1.5 hours, Nanhe and champ left for dinner. While leaving, Nanhe’ saali just said that “Do Come Again.” Champ was at the door and he blushingly said, “YAAAAAAAAA”.

Nanhe ne fir champ ki bahut li. Saala Angrezi bol kar impress kar raha tha.:) 

Nanhe’s girl also accompanied him to the near Pav Bhaji shop. They waited for half an hour to get the seat. That allowed even more time together. They had their dinner. It started raining again. Nanhe dropped his girl to her home under single umbrella. It was such a great evening. The events that unfolded that day were too good. Firstly, their was no plan to meet. Then they met. Then they spend time at NP, then at his Sasural and then had dinner as well.

All in all, a perfect date with fun and masti. :) :)

Sankat City @ Uday

Nanhe was suppose to go to for meeting with our Mity. But because of rains that meeting was canceled and Nanhe ended up landing at champ’s place. There was no work for both of them. At 12 noon, Nanhe asked champ to go for some movie. Nanhe was in favor of Shortkut at Sahkar Plaza but champ was not willing due to financial constraints. Champ then told Nnahe that only Sankat City has got good reviews and we should watch that only. We searched BT and found that the nearest cinema it was available was at Uday Cinema in Ghatkopar(W). Nanhe called the theater and enquired about show timings and cost of a ticket. The manager replied it was 20/25 bucks. Nanhe was left shocked and thought it will not be a theater but a video hall sort of. After long discussion champ and Nanhe left the home at 12-20pm. They reached to the cinema and found it to be the one destroyed during the British period. Anyways they bought the ticket and enetered the balcony of the cinema hall. There was total darkness as the movie has begun and there was no one to guide. You can sit anywhere. Nanhe and champ were about to sit when only uncle in cinema hall said that “Wo kursi tooti hai.” They moved a row ahead. Again uncle shouted “Wo gandi hai.” The theater in itself was “so clean” that it didn’t mattered whether the chair were clean or not. The movie started and the screen was divided into two. The upper half of the characters in film was visible on lower half of the screen. Then as time passed by the screen was back to normal. First, Nanhe as always was abusing champ for coming to such a shabby cinema hall but the movie was really funny and so it gripped both Nanhe and champ. Then came the interval. This was the first time that they got opportunity to look around the theater. Awesome man!! The chairs, the screen, the fans, etc. There were 10 people in balcony. The tubelight was also defected and was dancing. After watching the fim, champ and Nanhe left the theater laughing on movie and the cinema hall and yet another stupidity that they did.

But the film is really PAISA VASOOL.

FAITH can help you in clearing the exams!!!

There is a common saying that “Faith is believing in things when common sense tells you not to.”

During an exam time, you can see so many examples of faith. Nanhe and few of his friends went for a great dinner yesterday night and were just discussing this topic of faith. Though their discussion was all crap but still… actually they never talk anything except crap…

1> Once upon a time during exams Nanhe was so upset and was unable to study for an exam. Three days prior to exam, he lost all hopes to clear all the exams. सारे रास्ते बंद होने के पश्चात् अपने नन्हे मियां भगवान् भरोसे हो लिए…
Then for the next 3 days he went to temple without slipper in his feet very early in the morning. God answered all his prayers and he passed in the exam with the flying colours. Imagine he scored more than what the other guys scored though they studied for full 4 days.

2> Then this bloody dog.. our champ… Once during an examination period, he was “trying” to study. In the morning hours before the exam…. a guy from his batch asked if he has studied XYZ topic.. he told champ that this is very important.. this and that… Our champ was unfazed by all this because he hasn’t studied that… He just said… यह … यह तो नहीं आ रहा है आज…. the other guy laughed but after exam… he came again to champ’s room and said, … यार next exam..में क्या नहीं आएगा वो बोल दे….. कृपा होगी तेरी….

3> In every exam there is one paper which is considered to be the most tough…. when the day of this exam arrives…. the small temple in room/hostel sees rush of “studious” students…. भगवान् यह पेपर निकलवा दीजिये… अगली बार मैं पक्का पढूंगा…please please….

4> The world has changed a lot and now people dont have trust on anyone… not even on God you see…. whenever we will pray to GOd we will always say…. “God if you will help me in clearing today’s exam, i will donate 101/- rupees.” No one will ever promise to donate before… ha ha…. And then if wish is fulfilled we will donate 51/- rupees sayng that God as everything and i need to manage my expense…..

5> Few poeple are so confident during exam that they won’t study even…. they will say…i know i cannot clear… so why to study…. these idiots will study at the last moment and succeed in exam with 40 marks….and when u wil ask them.. they will say…. मैंने परीक्षा पूर्व अपने माता पिता से बात की थी… उन्होंने ने आशीर्वाद दिया था..इसीलिए निकल गया….everytime i pass the exam because of their blessings….

A person who just not believe in faith, he must come and give few exams and he will have full faith in faith…. Comeon friends.. u all must have done the same thing…. and now when u remember u will laugh…. but u wont be able to say whether it is faith or luck….

Birthday? What is that??

Nanhe once asked me—–

Why do we celebrate birthdays? What is it that we are toasting? Is it the fact that we have survived another year against many odds? Are we marking the progress we have made, our cumulative achievements and possessions? Is a birthday the expression of hope sprung eternal to live another year? I’ve been told that I am oddity when it comes to birthdays.  I hate celebrating my birthday.  I always have.  I don’t mind celebrating someone else’s birthday, just mine. This is what Nanhe said.

Actually I also echo the views of Nanhe because, I never find anything very especial to celebrate the Birthdays. There are no specific reasons but still…..I feel there is nothing great to celebrate the Birthdays. So i don’t celebrate but would like to thank all my well wishers and enemies (if any). Because being with them, i have learnt some invaluable lessons.

I’ll wake up tomorrow and embrace another year. Another year with more laughter than tears, more success than failure, more hope than despair, and more love than I deserve. Bring it on!

Oh, and dear Lord, thank you for the gift of this last year, with all its hard-learned lessons, and bringing me through safe and healthy, with my family intact. With your blessings I’ll make it through another.
Thank you all for your wishes.