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Merry Christmas!!!

I didn’t sleep very well at all, even though I was tired from the 24+ hours of travelling. I was too excited! By 0800 it was time. Anthony and I had semi-planned how it would go down. My Mum had pulled her back the day before and was maybe heading to Hospital today, depending on […]

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Happy Tihar!!!

As usual I was the last one up (it was still only 7!) Tea followed. I felt quite honoured to be cutting all the Vege’s for the special food that was to follow. As expected it took quite a while for the Tikka ceremony to follow. The brothers were Tikka’d up first by the sisters, […]

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Shopping trip to Narangath

Up by 7. Tea. Before I knew it I was eating Dal Bhat! After, I headed with Bimala on the Scooter to Narangath. I was the main day of Tihar tomorrow, which meant buying gifts! Of course I hadn’t bought anything, neither though had Bimala, so I didn’t feel too bad. Once there we met […]

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Start Of Tihar.

Up early as usual for Rampur. Seemed there weren’t sufficient vege’s available for Dal Bhat, so Bimala and I Scooted off on the Scooter to Rampur to collect some supplies. My usual job of cutting the Vegetables then followed. After Dal Bhat I relaxed a bit, then walked to Rampur and used the very slow […]

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Argatala: A most shockng question, followed by evening TV Interview

I woke up with some terrible sinus trouble. It seemed two lit mosquito coils, and lack of ventilation aren’t a good combination; nevertheless i was feeling OK. I still had quite a bit to catch up with on the Internet, so spent the morning doing that. In the afternoon I changed my remaining Bangladeshi Taka […]

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