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Monthly Archives: July, 2014


Got back the day before yesterday. With a 9-hour overnight layover in the Dubai airport, the return home will take a while to overcome, but going to India will stay … Continue reading

July 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Knight of Nyet

Even more fascinating as a study in delusion than Vladimir Putin’s quest to recreate the power and glory of the Soviet Union, is his Foreign Minister, Sergei Lavrov, the “Knight … Continue reading

July 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Forgiveness and the ‘feng shui’ lady

The feng shui lady told me that I am carrying too much anger, and that people who rub me the wrong way are actually showing me something I don’t like … Continue reading

July 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

A Musing On Beauty

It occurred to me as I was watching the Argentina-Switzerland World Cup match that our ability to see colour is not an accident. I wonder if it’s possible to determine … Continue reading

July 8, 2014 · Leave a comment