Monday, October 11, 2010


"In the weeks since the stunning alliance between the fortunate Jupiter and Uranus in Pisces, on September 19, you've had a lot to think about. This has ranged from thrilling offers to disruptive changes. Now that you know your options, the time has come to narrow your focus and begin making some decisions."

Now, if that isn't an accurate prediction, what is? It's exactly what's been happening, and, exactly what's been preying upon my mind over the last few weeks. So much so that I even forget the hours when I'm walking in contemplation- the limit was reached last Friday- a full three hours, in humid conditions. ROFL. Nah-nothing happened, except a stone(kg) or two dropping off, so it's all worth it, as is everything else in life which happens for a reason.

Baroda beckons! And how! Let's see,now- am imagining the pieces of the jigsaw falling into place slowly and steadily. Will keep you posted.
Meanwhile, let me go back to the year 2001. After 2 months of waiting, I finally got a call from the Engineering Manager of the first Co i worked for, in the Gulf. Remember doing a little jig of happiness, when the telephonic interview ended. I was facing pressure in my first Co, to move to Mumbai to assist them there, and I'd told them that if I had to move out of Baroda, I might just as well go to Dubai, rather than a Metro city. (Good decision? But naturally. Do you agree?)

Due to this pressure, I'd already quit my job of 13.5 long years in India, and had a three month notice period going on. .....To Be Continued...

1 comment:

austere said...

Loved the glee in
"Baroda beckons. And how!"

More, please.