“You’re very beautiful” Its not like Charu was being complimented for the first time. In fact, the same sentence had been slapped across so many tables on so many dates by so many other people. However, Yvonne didn’t look at her while she said that. Instead, she stirred the drink in her glass as the […]
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Our coffee mug broke last night. It was standing tall like a talisman through the years and it was not a good reminder. // Sometimes, I’d catch myself staring at that coffee mug in my empty apartment. I wanted an empty apartment. An empty apartment doesn’t commit and house other people. But then again, I […]
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Don’t think toxic things become beautiful in the longer run. The longer run is made of short runs of very fickle yet important choices. And toxicity is a fickle yet important choice.
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I will take a minute out of my rant to say that I love you, Florence, but I am not doing this for you, or us, or for the movement. I am doing this because I want to be comfortable in my own skin.
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“You’re not nostalgia, you’re present continuous.”
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Winter in Calcutta comes with a lot of festivities. Most end up being a repetitive sort of a yearly event, and of course, momentary. But, The Nautanki Company’s production, Old Fashioned makes you … Source: Old Fashioned: A Review
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The 21st century romance is a complicated creature with way too many devices to speed up the process whereas love takes years to build and cement itself as a permanent branch on the tree and not just a seasonal flower.
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There’s a little problem in being a person who does not understand the concept of the middle ground or the grey area.
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Stop thinking too much, I am talking about you. Yes, you – the one I simply could not love even after trying ever so desperately to think of you as the one. Should I be apologetic about it? I don’t know. I don’t know because, I am not apologetic about it. We all try to […]
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