Growing old gracefully

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Growing old gracefully is most certainly unheard of and seemingly not even in the minds of some of Colombo’s society circle. The mott...

Toasting Friendship

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It is such fun when a person is amongst friends and even greater when you know them to be sincere. In reality, during our childhood we...

Being Politically Correct

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Many things have changed from yesteryear, especially when it conversations and discussions, where statements and opinions could be cons...

Maturing

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The journey of life is amazing, when I look back and reminisce about my past and think of all that has taken place and what I have gone...

Lavinia the perfume

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The love story is a classic and probably the most famous in the country. The eternal love between Governor Thomas Maitland and Lovina A...

Kids in Concert

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It was a great evening at the concert of the Chitra Lane School for Special Children. Many talented pupils participated along with wel...

Hanky Panky Expertise

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Anything that would seem impossible happens in Colombo.

False Intentions

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The word pachoris comes to my mind whenever I hear weird stories of those who cannot honestly state that they do not have either the me...

Those Nosy Parkers

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In a lifetime we come across many characters. Leading this group are the Green Eyed Monsters closely followed by the Nosy Parkers. A No...

Travelling Around Ella

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I have been having a great time travelling to Ella, the hottest spot in the hill country and probably the most beautiful area of our hi...

The Sooriya Village

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It has been an interesting couple of weeks setting up the caf for the Sooriya Village located on Skeleton Road, Colombo 5. It will be n...

Mannerless

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Where are all the good manners that people generally learn gone? This is a very valid question, especially in the present environment w...

Plastic Pollution

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Last weekend was quite educational to me when I spent time with Otara talking to her about one of my current favourite subjects, the pl...

Being Either A Listener Or Giver Or Both

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I am sure many of us are familiar with that telephone call from a buddy who only wants us to hear his or her side of the story. The one...

Unacceptable Behaviour

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The much hyped and anticipated Trini Lopez and Smokey The Band performed to a full house at the Sri Lanka Exhibition Convention Centre ...

Padma Maharaja

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It was certainly sad news to learn of the recent passing away of Padma Maharaja. Padma, the epitome of great beauty, elegance and good ...

Oh! Colombo Being Grounded

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In whichever form one achieves fame, the greatness of enjoying this fame is by accepting it gracefully and, most importantly, being hum...

Oh! Colombo The Horror of Garbage

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As much as it is a joy to travel around Sri Lanka one cannot help but notice the garbage strewn all over the place. What one actually s...