RIP – Sam Manekshaw

I recently got to know that Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw passed away and the ripe age of 94; I am especially sad to hear that – I cannot explain it – might by my army roots. I think fellow Army brats might get it. May he rest in peace!

Similar posts to check out:

  • We are OKJuly 8, 2005 We are OK (0)
    Thanks for all those who emailed, IM'd and SMS'd me. Both I and Meenakshi are ok, we were in Amsterdam this week and not in London. Everyone we know are ok too, but there is still lots of confusion in London. What a sad world we live in. :(
  • RIP Nikhil – my dear dear friendAugust 17, 2014 RIP Nikhil – my dear dear friend (0)
    kaleidoscopic! not those here-and-now colours but in memory cloudy sky is filled full of black twiggy branches a large crow shoots past picket fence and trees standing tall like sentinels like sad sentinels comes-on quietly so benign the sensation so bloody empty! this revelation times at last you think you know shrug! alas you don’t fleeting memory self-flagellation head-shake another one lost again and again scene full of twiggy branches black crow […]
  • New SkinJuly 24, 2004 New Skin (0)
    Well as you can see I uploaded a new build of the blog that incorporates a new skin called LuxInterior by Gosatango. I have made some minor tweaks to this and there is still one bug that I need to resolve, though there is a workaround uploaded for it, so hopefully you would not see any issues. I would like to know if you want me to change anything in this e.g. personally I don't like the headings of the posting in ALL CAPS; I would rather keep them in the same case as I entered […]
More

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>