Monday, March 16, 2009

Mumble: Happy Feet


And on the 15th day of the seventh month, when the sun was past its bedtime, the smile reappeared. Previous sightings were reported and for that one second time stoppeth; nope the battery didn't run outteth, and the People rejoiced. Then on the tenth second, of the eleventh minute, of the twelth hour of that fateful day a voice was heard and the silence was spoketh.  The reverberations of that mumble spread far and wide and touched the very ball bearings of his soul. The echo resounded as she exerted no resistance; the words were formed from carefully muttered syllables, "Me too". And the People rejoiced.

Time passeth and a lot of water flowed under the bridge; a lot of streams of consciousness too. And they thought to themsleves, 'Lets hooketh and booketh and come upeth with a planeth.' By Jupiter! plan plan not planeth, it started to get confusing!!!!

And the news spread far and wide and people began to appear from the East and from the West to the Land of Confetti (and cake and wine and sorpotel). To prepare himself for the task at hand he scribbled down the flow on a napkin.




And the People rejoiced as he mumbleth

"It seems like we've known each other for a long long time. At the same time it feels almost like yesterday when I managed to mumble something and she mumbled, 'Me too'. And then smiles spread across our faces with a certainty that comes a few times in a life time. I remember this quote I once read, 'Falling in love is not about finding the perfect person. Its about learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.' But thats just falling in love, like the red beginnings of a rose. Love is whats left when the rose dries up. I wish that we are all able to find it in our own way."


9 comments:

The Wandering Minstrel said...

wow finally he blogs n its so much mush and for a change, i can say - i understand :P

Aditya Kulkarni said...

On a totally different note, start searching for an apartment in Blore. Things will take their own sweet time to materialize. And then we have to start some shopping too - remember?

This is the contrast between romantic & practical :-)

amritevil said...

kya baat hai .. romantic blogs shuru ho gaye hai :) ... love is supposed to be blind, use braille fonts :D

Vaidehi Dongre said...

congrats alice!!! our heartiest wishesh for the pnset of this new stage in life!! looks like the honeymoon is over but the phase just begun ;p

Charuta said...

Awww Alistair.....I always wondered how you would post abt your marriage and I'm all gooey with the mush :)..My warmest wishes to Margaret & you for matrimonial bliss... forever

Goli said...

Return of Alice to never never land.
I am glad I was also part of it, and could feel the happiness.

:)

Upasna said...

Hiya! I loved the post. But to be honest I loved the blog description the best! :)

Congratulations :)

Alistair D'souza said...

thanks :)

hoping to get back to active blogging soon...

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