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Meeting Milind Soman

We met Milind Soman...

On the way back home...
In front of Flurys, Park Street...

I've been reading stories and checking articles on Milind Soman since I was 12. 
To actually meet him out of the blue was something I'd never have been able to prepare for...
So as a posse of girls from Loreto walked back towards the metro from an inter-collegiate fest...who do we"bump" into, but Milind Soman, accompanied by a few of his people!
One of us recognized him... Pragya spun around, disrupting her phone call with a slight movement and whispered "Isn't that Milind Soman?"
Now that's not a question you are asked everyday, is it?
Me being me, I tripped over (again) in my hurry to confirm her observations. And there he was, standing on the steps to Flurys, speaking to his PA about the Pinkathon. He looks so much better in Real Life: Dressed in a casual black tee and jeans, with his signature salt and pepper hair, he had his hands in his pockets and we just stood th…

Watching Logan: A Rainy Day Adventure

Bunking classes to watch a movie isn't your usual kind of day if you're studying here, at Loreto. You need insider knowledge, tracking skills, a lot of guts and a crazy group of people to actually consider it.

After a morning of practically no classes, sleep inducing guest speeches and first day summer showers, 5 of us decided to simply "bunk it". We were all for staying in and taking selfies till the bell rang to announce the end of the day... until someone suggested we go watch "LOGAN".
You see, among a gang of girls with the ultimate Hugh Jackman fans, such a suggestion cannot really be put down... It was five to one on our watches...break ended at one. There wasn't much time to think, plan or even run. You see, in our college, bunking is a serious issue. And why wouldn't it be when even your Principal knows each and every student's name by heart. (Scary, I know.)
It was pouring outside and none of us brainiacs had an umbrella on us. We were…