Monthly Archives: March 2012

Cool shade

The traffic policewoman is on duty in the busy road to ensure that the VVIP convoy can pass by without any hindrance. She has been standing under the hot sun for quiet some time and is anxiously waiting for the … Continue reading

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Why not an earthen pot?

Hot and Humid weather have confirmed the arrival of summer. Water melons, coconut water, fresh juices and water are top sellers. Public transport drivers suffer the additional heat from the engine. One driver has lots of used mineral water bottles under his … Continue reading

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It is not fair

The commuter after boarding is not happy; the express bus would not stop in the bus stop that he had wanted to get down. He reluctantly buys the ticket and offers  free advice, generous comments and advice to his co-passengers. … Continue reading

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Time management

The flower vendor boards the bus with loose flowers. She finds a window seat and starts her work of tying the flowers. By the time the bus reaches the destination, she is ready and her artistic work is ready for … Continue reading

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Refreshment or breakfast?

Morning time! Petrol bunk is just open and customers have started trickling in. Vehicles burp after filling their stomachs.  Employees of the bunk are hungry since they had their last meal on the previous day. A small boy delivers tea … Continue reading

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Grief

Couple board the train in the way by station. They are accompanied by their young son and an old lady. They should have planned a sudden travel and managed to stand in the passage near to the seat. A fellow … Continue reading

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Plenty of ticket less travelers

They travel without ticket, plenty in numbers and freely move around. Their sight irritates the passengers and they can jump, fly and walk. Majority are young. Oldies occasionally come to supervise them.  TTE’s can never fine them.  Cockroaches!

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How do you know?

Sunday night. We are cruising in the ECR road watching the reflectors. There are no lights on either side of the road. Occasionally one crosses through high way sign boards. Is there a way to know about the approaching town … Continue reading

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Bracelets have to be banned

Lorry driver in the highway is driving at a mad speed. Another mad car driver wants to overtake it. The car driver honks repeatedly. Irritated, the lorry driver waves his hand to over take. While he is waving his bright … Continue reading

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Shhh… Silent activity

Tractor carrying construction debris slows down in Chidambaram bypass. The driver slows down place and looks around. He makes sure that he is alone. Slowly he dumps the construction debris and vanishes from the place.

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