#1000 a new destiny A Training We Will Go About Me about.me Africa Alaska AmitD Baby John Foundation bandicoot Bare Minimum beach Beginner-Chef Bengaluru bike bitter gourd bitter melon bitter squash blizzardofoz blog blossom BunnyB Cats Central America Chathurthi Chennai Civilization composting connections Content Writer content writing cookery cover shot culture curry leaf Daya Death dj dogs dreamy-dreams Dubai eco-friendly ecology Eichhornia crassipes email forward English? environs Eudaimonia Europe Chicago existence extinction Facebook Fiction flora flower food foto-RK freswater fruit fruit tree Funny Business? future-simple Ganesha garden garden gardening gardening gargantuan Google+ grammatically correct guilt health holidays/festivals hopelessly romantic human condition Hyderabad identity idol India Indonesian insect int-Ro-spec-shun interesting? Internet Service Italian ival Jagannath Temple Gate JamminGlobal Jay Kannaiyan John Paul Aguiar Kanyakumari karavella karela Kenya Kerala Kodaikanal Kovalam laddu Lake Nakuru lakes large Lesser bandicoot rat Life life story lily longevity macabre Mahabalipuram Mahe Masai Mara Mentor message Mexico milestone Miscellanea mission mogs Momordica charantia Mountain Lodge movie movie reference mushroom music mutation Nairobi NaNoWriMo National Novel Writing Month nature news-related O1M online online presence Ooty Oroku Saki our world Oxyopes bimanous party pest photography Phuentsholing pink Place of worship Poetry point-and-shoot pomegranate Practice Write profile profile pic Purpose railway station Rain Lily recipe recycling relationships religion/faith RK rodent sapling search engine optimization SEO short story sign social media South America spider Sri Vilas sump Sun-Mar teaching Thalassery The Dark Side The End The Muskoka Foundation Thirupathi Thiruvananthapuram Tirupati Balaji touristy travel Tribute Trivandrum Airport Incident twisted past Twitter vegetable Vinayaka Visarjan Visual Tonality Photography waste water hyacinth water purification water treatment web content World Writing yellow Zodiac
Wednesday, December 21, 2005
You can't give an old Mallu a new look!
A slightly modified version of the original proverb, no doubt, but consider it fair warning for the continued assault/constant barrage of pictures of me. Sorry. But again, I thought I'd post this. And again I have my 'machcha' Pradeep to thank for this. Thanks machcha. I think this happens to look better, no wait, far better than the open-mouthed picture from earlier this month. But, I still can't seem to shake that nagging element of idiocy that seems to be a trademark. Ouch!!! Or is that because my eyes are a little red? ;-) Anyway, another one for the books...like the kind of books in the library that collect the most dust, where no one really cares. He he he.
By the way, the location is the Goldfinch Hotel here in Bangalore. This is where my friend Mr. Shiva Nayak works. Pradeep and I had stopped by to visit and grab a delectable snack at Krishi, the vegetarian restaurant there. All this helps explain why there is a chef 'duuuude' in the background. Unfortunately, I don't know his name or what he really does there. My friend Shiva is the sous-chef there, so that must make this fellow a subordinate...I don't know by how many levels. Well, a bit too much detail for one picture, especially one such as this, where more than half the things described are irrelevant because they can't be seen. So, use your imagination, wokay?