Ode to love

A day that begins well, usually goes well. I started mine cycling around Central Delhi roads taking in the early morning chirps of birds, softly blowing wind and cool, comforting sun. And to come home to someone you love..Life is perfect.

Here is one of my favorites, for my only favorite. A song by Peter Gabriel that leaves me smiling each time. Hope it does the same for all of you.

The book of love is long and boring
No one can lift the damn thing
It’s full of charts and facts and figures and instructions for dancing
But I
I love it when you read to me
And you
You can read me anything
The book of love has music in it
In fact that’s where music comes from
Some of it is just transcendental
Some of it is just really dumb
But I
I love it when you sing to me
And you
You can sing me anything
The book of love is long and boring
And written very long ago
It’s full of flowers and heart-shaped boxes
And things we’re all too young to know
But I
I love it when you give me things
And you
You ought to give me wedding rings
And I
I love it when you give me things
And you
You ought to give me wedding rings
And I
I love it when you give me things

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About Namita

A melange of colors, just like the rainbow. Sometimes, as bright as the yellow sun, brimming with energy. Then driven by the passion of red to pursue my dreams. Calm like the clear blue skies and playful like streaks of violets. I am a collection of stories, each different and yet the same. I am simple in my complexities and something in my nothingness. For my bread and butter, I am a reflexologist – a profession which is more than just a job, it is my passion. When I am not busy in conversation with the feet, I potter around with my camera lens, indulge in good music and snuggle in with my books. And when my energies begin running low, nothing perks me more than traveling to unknown places, meeting all sorts of people and exchanging tall stories. I am a founding trustee of the Uday Public Charitable Trust that hopes to provide the gift of education to children of martyred soldiers and also other deserving children. It is a cause close to my heart. My gypsy heart cannot sit still and I must always move, explore…The mountains call out ever so often and I am off with my backpack. Trek, trek, trek…I want to push my limits always..rediscover my fears and move forward with my strengths. i love myself and my life, I must be god’s favorite child . With much to do and much to see, i am on the brink of another journey, always.
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3 Responses to Ode to love

  1. Nice post ! Heard that song long back in Shall We Dance . Thanks for reminding me . and yes I will try the same cycling-in morning and the song thing tomorrow. Let’s see if it goes same way for me . 🙂

  2. Namita says:

    Hey Prashant. I hope it brings the same cheer and happiness to you. And don’t forget, part of enjoying this is to come home to someone you love.Have an awesome day

  3. “part of enjoying this is to come home to someone you love”
    That part would have to wait for sometime 🙂
    good day to you too

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