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Is This A Miracle?

A few months ago, my sister ran into a friend who was an active member of a social service organisation.  Being my sister, she could not but help tell her about my blog Talkalittledo, where I post unique real-life stories of … Continue reading

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All You Need Is Love.

Who does not like the super-duper hit Tamil movie named Bombay? In this film, a Muslim girl and a Hindu boy fall in love and marry against all parental opposition and attempt to live happily ever after. They have two … Continue reading

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Pots Of Money

As a young boy, my brother was always up to some mischief or the other. I remember the numerous times when he was at the receiving end of my dad’s wallops.  This incident is still fresh in my mind and … Continue reading

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living and non living

How do you tell a living thing from a non living one? When my daughter was about 5 years old, I was teaching her the difference between living things and non-living things.To drive home the point better, I told her: … Continue reading

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Smart Kid

Shell Shocked: My sister in law would walk her four-year-old son to his kindergarten school every day. They would pass a house where there was a pet dog. Everyday the boy would ask for a pet animal to keep in … Continue reading

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Clash of the Costumes at the School Dance.

  What would you do, if right in the middle of a stage show your costume got entangled with your dance partner’s bangle? I am studying in the seventh standard in a school in Chennai. Last year, our school introduced  … Continue reading

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