An appointment with the Dentist!

You switch the television on and you are inundated with advertisements on the likes of “Kya Aapke toothpaste mein namak hain”, “Are your teeth heat and cold sensitive”, “Does your toothpaste provide you with 100% protection” I, like everyone else ignore these ads. Yesterday, I had an appointment with the Dentist. I woke up with a sharp pain on the right side of my mouth. The dentist examined me and quickly exclaimed that I may have to get “ROOT CANAL” done. The two words reverberated for quite some time in my head. ROOOOT CANAL? Why? Answer: I did not take care of my […]

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Obsessing over The Mentalist

My latest TV series obsession is The Mentalist. I’ve obsessed to the point that I’ve started to deduce people. And I have….not succeeded in discovering anything new.  Patrick Jane (Simon Baker) is charming. He is a charming loner. I love the way he is unattached. He is witty, manipulative, cunning and an excellent detective (consultant, technically)  His charm rubbed off on me and for the past few weeks, I have tried to deduce people while I try to commute to work, talk to colleagues, acquaintances, strangers, neighbours, family. Essentially, all the time.  In my quest to deduce people, I have understood […]

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