Brinda Nilesh, Homemaker

1. 50 yr. old sketches by my father
2. Photo album with all the beautiful memories of us, our two children (A & V), and their milestones
3. Music CDs
4. A & V's die cast metal toys...they can play with them for hours!!
5. Kiddie CD case
6. A water bottle
7. My sun-glasses... i don't remember ever going out without these
8. My little scrap book and pencil, for the countless to-do lists that I make
9. My brushes & colours
10. Our telephone diary
11. A pinecone which we picked during a walk
12. My Cannon camera- an old model now, but it never disappoints me
13. A beaded money purse - one of the few things safe kept from my childhood days!
14. My spouse N's newest toy - his ipad. Plus, his wallet!
15. And last but not the least, a small Buddha bust to keep me calm and allow me to carry on.

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Comments (4)
Wednesday, 08 June 2011 14:19
Was trying to find the facebook "like" button lekin these guys have cunningly figured out somehow that I dont have a facebook account and hidden the button from me.

So what ? Here you go "LIKE", "LIKE","LIKE"
Wednesday, 08 June 2011 11:00
hey chetan...why else wud u think i thot to carry N's wallet!?!;-))
Tuesday, 07 June 2011 23:43
I think, women would go with such stuffs instead of thinking ahead and getting cash and medical stuff which would help them survive the fire. But this is a wise decision as we can earn tons of money but no currency can buy your memories. Stuff mentioned here are a good example which says it all.
Tuesday, 07 June 2011 23:35
Awesome have gathered almost everything that would keep you and your family happy even if your house was on fire...

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