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Just say it

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It’s been around 10-12 years, but the importance of what my Dad told me that day, presents itself time and again.

Our family was having dinner together. Out of nowhere Dad said, “Today the food is great”. I found the food no different. It was the same. I was perplexed. Dad understood what I was thinking and told me, “It’s important once in a while to compliment your partner even if you don’t mean it. She puts in a lot of effort everyday for this usual food. A single word of praise goes a long way to ease the tiredness of the daily routine. It’s refreshing and a lovely thing”.

The Man was indeed right. My Mom passed a blushing smile and the tension of hard work was gone. It was replaced by satisfaction. Had my Dad not said anything to Mom, it would have been fine. But just fine and nothing else.

To feel is not enough. What’s important is to express those feelings time and again. With our monotonous routine, we fail to keep track of these things and life starts drifting. To keep the fun alive, timely intervention is needed.

When you love someone, be it your parents, your siblings, your friends, your partner, it’s necessary to remind them verbally of that love time and again. They know that you love them, but little reassurance is always nice. Next time you meet your Mom, tell her that you love her. You would be amazed to see the smile on her face.

Courtesy: A Lovely Cat

Written by arpitgarg

October 4, 2011 at 3:30 pm

Why O! Why

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Wipe off that beautiful smile,
I can’t resist it.
Cover up those bare toes,
Temptations building.
The piercing eyes,
All truth they know.
Those luscious lips, look away,
My feet trembling.
Oh that wiggly nose,
Red cherry passion.
A dancing belly perfect,
Why O! Why.
Open up the tied hairs,
Bring down the curtain.

Written by arpitgarg

September 6, 2011 at 2:24 pm

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