Just out of curiosity. Suppose you required a root canal. Or a filling in a tooth. Or just a dental check up. Would you go to a regular dentist? Or to one who, aside from offering dental services, also offered you a Thai foot massage complete with herbal oils, music and ambience before she or he got going with the drill?
I ask because I recently received a press release from a new dental service, just launched in Mumbai, that offers reflexology as well as the drill. And I thought I’d heard it all! Read more
(Which ain’t as good as it sounds)
It’s still not raining.
And I’ve spent so much time at the computer in the last couple of weeks, and then read so much when I’ve got home, that I have very tired eyes. Even though I sleep reasonably well (or as reasonably well as I can given that I’m grimly continuing my no air-conditioner this year vow – I’ve got so far without it that it seems silly to give in now when the monsoon HAS to break), my eyes never feel rested. Read more
All right, where is it?
Whoever’s got it, kindly hand it over right away, because I am SERIOUSLY running out of patience.
After all, I’ve been prepared for it since last week – the change of clothes is in place in my office locker, the holes in my house have been M-sealed, the mandatory ‘be prepared’ story has been done in the Mumbai edition of Brunch, Read more
Do you remember that January day when employees of the oil companies struck work and there was no fuel available for buses and cars?
I made it to the office with no great difficulty that day, but I wondered how long the strike would continue and what would happen if it wasn’t broken by that evening. Read more