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I welcome me back..and such other incoherent thoughts

January 20, 2009

Unemployment is highly under rated as a career option. I have taken to it so well, it is almost like I have never ever worked..or been to a office. Har Har.

Like I said somewhere, there is such a thing as too much of good food, books,sleep and a brat of a niece to play with all day long..

-You know you are getting old when you are one of the 2 remaining single girls in a mini-school reunion at a friend’s wedding. And conversations are no longer about guys and sex but husbands and pregnancy.Urgh!!

-You know you are still a immature silly twerp when you cannot have an adult conversation with your parents and use your elder sibling as a conduit to pass crucial info…umm..that you plan to get married to XX by mm/dd/yyyy

– You know you are going nowhere when you see your peers scuttling ahead in the rat race

– But then when you talk to friends who left their job a year back and are still on the “taking a break” phase, you know you still have some time …before you become one of them, that is.

– You know its time to end this list ,which anyway was just an excuse to get people to notice your new clever header image ( S and me on a clothes line with the peg in the middle saying “Happily Unmarried”)…

For the record, I didn’t intend to cut Sid’s  face in half and put mine in full glory, for the pic- this was the best I could crop ..

11 Comments leave one →
  1. January 20, 2009 2:03 am


    Although, you could have shown us less of his “crowning glory” and more of his facial area.

  2. January 20, 2009 3:17 am

    i am unemployed. again.
    and having seen both sides of the grass… i like it better on this side. 😀
    me like header. and images.

  3. January 20, 2009 12:52 pm

    lady…u belong to the lucky few who can afford this break! so go back and visit your “to-do” list and complete them!
    Like fitting into a waist size 28 pair of jeans or sitting behind a wheel and manoevouring it through traffic.

  4. January 20, 2009 2:32 pm

    so glad that regular programming has resumed.

    and even though i am happily married, i LOVE LOVE LOVE happily unmarried products. just wish “happily unmarried” wasn’t etched so obviously on all their products.

  5. January 20, 2009 3:41 pm

    Enjoy it to the full girl!! 😀

  6. January 21, 2009 1:45 pm

    some kickass wordpress themes:

  7. January 21, 2009 2:41 pm

    Nice to see you back 🙂 The good old ‘happily unmarried’ days, I do miss them so much…

  8. January 22, 2009 1:26 pm

    cool blog 🙂 nice style of writing and some good clean humour 🙂

  9. Anu permalink
    January 22, 2009 5:40 pm

    Just yesterday I was told that if you are a swiss citizen and become unemployed you get paid 80% of your salary for 2 years !

    So you know what to do next !

  10. January 22, 2009 9:03 pm

    wow..i should try to get to swiss before the end of this downturn then 🙂

    nice to see you back online…and yeah, enjoy ur break..

    A good read this one 🙂

  11. sid permalink
    January 27, 2009 11:34 pm

    well..enjoy the break till it lasts..once the new job starts..we’ll be back to the posts under ‘where i crib about work again’ :-) far as point 2 is concerned..u surely have capitalized on having an elder sibling to the fullest..wish i had that luxury..

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