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She didn’t like India

She didn’t like crowds, noise, dust, kids, filth, anything disorganized, so how could she have liked India? But she was so happy that we are moving there.  She was so proud of E.’s job opportunity.  She was with us when … Continue reading

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The Falaknuma Palace

It is cliché to use expressions such as “Heaven on Earth” or “It’s not a hotel but an experience” when describing the Falaknuma Palace in Hyderabad.  All are true.  For lack of knowledge of any Indian literature describing the place, … Continue reading

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Meet Chotha

There is a little monkey hanging out at the hotel.  He’s the only one.  And he’s so cute!  We first saw him around the pool, jumping, running, chewing on leaves, and I believe he was being a show off.  He … Continue reading

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A sad day for my future home

Several bombs exploded this evening in Hyderabad, killing at least 18 people.  Dozens are injured. I started my day as usual, by reading my mail, then looking at Facebook.  That’s where I learned about the bombings. I checked on the … Continue reading

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