Ma is on her way to
I have been a resident of
For the entire family, this is a big and a somewhat sad event. For Ma, like us has left Guwahati for good…
We will still have our house in Guwahati, not to mention the whole lot of relatives, friends, and associates. But, since Ma has decided to make
It took a lot of effort, counseling, and emotional blackmailing to bring Ma to
I have been working with an MNC for the last few years. Every time I saw a young executive walking around with a purposeful gait, dressed in the smartest professional attire, I would get reminded of my brother – Babu, the wannabe rock star. He is good kid, and I want a good life for him. I know that he could have got a good education in
My sister, on the other hand, is a trained graphics designer. She is a stylish young thing, with an attitude to match. But, as she has only a BA degree, for a long time, she was sure that she could never do big things on her own. Last December, I coaxed her to come to
Ma missed us tremendously, and we would be in a perpetual state of anxiety about her well being. We started a campaign to get Ma to stay with us. It took a lot of cunning to make her give in, and ultimately, she relented. And so, Ma is on her way, and will hopefully reach by 6.30 PM.
In spite of all the happiness, there is a great deal of sadness somewhere in our midst today. For, we have done a trade-off. We took a conscious decision to leave home in search of a better future, at the cost of giving up all that we loved and cherished in Assam.
I have met a number of Assamese youngsters and professionals, who like us, have made
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