PARODY

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It was a morose morning for Mr. and Mrs. Bennet and their five young daughters — Jane, Elizabeth, Mary, Catherine, and Lydia. Legal documentation had arrived at the Bennet Residence in Longbourn to declare what the family had always feared but scarcely dared to believe. The Longbourn estate would be…

POETRY

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When the veil of the night falls,

And darkness still remains;

When the light beckons forward,

’tis the distant dream I see.

When the brightest star shines

And darkest hour pass;

When no sorrow remains,

’tis the distant dream I see.

When the world echoes joy,

And all arms diminish;

COMMENTARY

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For as long as I can remember, house parties/club nights always go the same way. People gather, get a few drinks, listen to some contemporary mainstream music and once the alcoholic buzz starts to hit them, the requests for the old school stuff start pouring in.

I thought this phenomenon…

REFLECTION

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Why is it that people insist there’s one person for everyone? Or that everyone will “find someone” who loves them and cherishes them and stays with them for the rest of their lives. Is something truly meant to last a lifetime? Surely, love cannot last a lifetime.

Love is a…

OPEN LETTER

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Dear Punjab Kings,

I don’t even know how to start. Actually, I do. I hate your new name. I liked Kings XI Punjab. This new name and the new jersey are both shit.

Committing to you is like committing to a fuckboy. Just like a fuckboy, you guarantee disappointment. Where…

COMMENTARY

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I have always maintained that sport is very important in society. Sport brings people together like nothing else. A group of strangers could become friends in no time if they support the same team. They can become even better friends if they support different teams.

One has to look no…

COMMENTARY

Disclaimer: Photo credits to Krishna Paniker, Rhea Mathew, Aishwariya Ravi, and Shreya Sethia. Some photos may be blurry because they are screenshots of videos.

Lakshmi and Niketh Proposal- December 2019

It is no secret that most Indian weddings are filled with pomp and splendour. The most common way a non-Indian would describe it is ‘Oh, my…

Amandeep Ahuja

Musings of a 20-something old in this big scary world. I use humour as a coping mechanism and it shows.

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