Shankar Duraiswamy

FAIRY TALE OF A FATHER !

It was getting to be 7.30 in the evening and I was  immersed in office work which  could not be completed even if I sit for another 3 hours. Answering emails and faxes and  as  it is getting to be dark here, some one from a far of land will just be getting to work and  emails you with an urgent requirement which extends your day. The phone rings. `Where are you?’ No need for the caller to introduce – my heart jumps a beat. Thats the wife on the phone, and the voice tells me that I have goofed again. ` I am at the office.’ `MMM....

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Shakespeare in Daily Life

Shakespeare in Daily Life

William Shakespeare is undoubtedly the most recognisable and heard of name among authors in english language. As a Dramatise he brought out great plays, wrote large number of sonnets and caused such interest in the language. His influence on the language has been so great that many of us use phrases and lines from his plays and writings in our daily converstion without realising that the original is from the great master. Just have a look at the following passage :- If you cannot understand my argument, and declare “It’s Greek to...

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