A is for Amnesia. Of the selective kind. So that I can forget all the shit life has thrown up at me.
B is for my name-Bedatri. I hated it as a kid, but love it now for being one of its kind. And Blue. The colour.
C is for Citrus. The smell. Especially when it comes from soaps. And for
D is for “Duh” and “Dodo”-two words which punctuate my sentences.
E is for Eggs. In any form-poached, fried, scrambled, with cheese, without cheese, omlette....
F is for Finding money in some trousers' pocket when you’re broke, and for Faith. In yourself.
G is for Gariahat...the pavement libraries, Iceberg rolls, cheap clothes and cheaper jewellery...
H is for “Him”...God and “him”...the two most important people in my life.
I is for Irish Coffee, Inshallah and Ice creams...the first because I love the cream topping, the second because the word exudes hope and the third because they are man’s greatest creation after safety pins.
J is for Jealousy. The green monster strikes me anytime, anywhere.
K is for Kitsch Art.Specially when they’re on tees :)
L is for Love and Lollypops...one cant live his youth without the first and childhood without the second.
M is for Maach and Mishti...in any shape, form or colour. And Momos...steamed.
N is for the “New” smell-the smell of new things-new books, clothes, houses or rains. And the not so new New Market.
O is for Oshos. Specifically from Janpath (the 90 bucks ones with flat straps)
P is for Phuchka,
Q is for Quirks...these make people worth loving.
R is for Rains.they do something to me.
S is for School and its insanity.
T is for Tea.
U is for Unidentifiable...there are times I wish to know no one and to be known by none.
V is for Violet. The colour. And Violins in a rainy night and funerals.
W is for “What re?”...something
X is for the kisses in XOXO,the red marks which plagued me through school and for mystery.
Y is for Yes...it’s amazing what all this little word can express!
Z is for Zeeshan rolls and Biryani...Slurp!
And thanks to Mandy for tagging me.