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Fire and Ice

Some say the world will end in fire, Some say in ice. From what I’ve tasted of desire I hold with those who favor fire. But if it had to perish twice, I think I know enough of hate To say that for destruction ice Is also great And would suffice. What a brilliant composition […]

A House for Mr Biswas

If you ever come across a scene, where the members of a family are falling head over heels for someone, running around that person, trying to please and appease him. Know that the creature in front of you is the Son-In-Law of that family. This is an Indian cultural thing that is quite common here […]

The Picture of Dorian Gray

Reading some classics now and then is a great joy in itself, they are from an era long gone, but the message still connects with people. As mentioned in an excellent article that I read on The Art of Manliness, “This is partly what turns great books into classics. They ultimately speak to the most […]

A leaf on the wind

I am a leaf on the wind, Watch how I soar. I may just whistle past your ear, But my echo will be louder than a lion’s roar. I will perish one day, of that I am sure, I only wish to have fulfilled my life’s purpose, That my Lord will be happy with me, […]

If-

If, this two letter word is a conjunction that does what conjunctions do, that is, connect words, sentences,  phrases or clauses. If introduces a condition. I don’t want to give you a grammar lesson but if you keep this stuff in mind, what is to come will give you much delight. If you can keep your […]