Friday, July 02, 2010
A chirpy little bird flew in to say
Lo! usher in the monsoon this day
The chirpy little bird is none other than the Mausam Bhavan whose credibility is so much under the clouds that even if it blares no one is going to believe it. But as thirst ridden that we are, I hope Mother Nature will not be so heartless as to deprive us of those most coveted droplets of mercy. Till such time, let's reiterate gustily with the boy in the village primary school who confidently translated a line in Hindi ( jham jhamake saawan barso) into English to the amazed wonder of his proud parents and fellow villagers, "Rain come jham jhama jham jham!"