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Nobel prize...

So my sister is very dedicated to her work and that really baffles us (her family members... especially me). If you know my sister, you'll understand why we find this strange... she is and has always been a carefree person, the one who likes to laze around and do nothing in particular. She is more of a people person, she likes hanging out with her ever increasing circle of friends and having a good time. So when I heard that she was working late these days and working during the weekends too, I started to panic. I rang her up yesterday to find out what happened to the sister I used to know...

Me : So, what's up?
Nam : Nothin much... I have a three day weekend.
Me : Great! Do you wannna come here, shall I book the tickets? (note how loving and kind I am)
Nam : No, don't go booking anything. I will have to go to office tomorrow.
Me : But I thought you said you had a long weekend...?
Nam : Yeah, it is a holiday but I volunteered to go and help.
Me : I am deeply touched by your dedication. If there was a Nobel Prize for hard work... you would definitely get it, Nam.
Nam : And if there was a Nobel prize for sarcasm, you would win it.

Yeah, even I am relieved... she's still herself.

Comments

"but I can still go and get some work done." - Nice try carol.. I'm not falling for that..
Carol said…
hehe Joshua.. those were not my exact lines.. i can never sound that dedicated.
Josh, those weren't her exact words... I have changed them now. She volunteered for something...

Nam, nice to know somethings never change...
Anonymous said…
there is an easier way to win the nobel prize...just take out ur door bell...
Ryan bro, what does having a doorbell got to do with winning a nobel prize?
Carol said…
lol!! Ryan!! that is sooo funny!!
i cant believe Karen didn't get the joke..
Haha... I got it after Nameeta explained it to me. Gosh! I must be losing my touch at understanding all the MJ's, SJ's, RJ's and NJ's out there...
Icychips said…
u recordin all your conversations?
Shil, this hardly requires a recorder... its a few sentences...
wildeyes said…
lol this was funny...namidey i like how you think. btw, why r u volunteering to go work n all, dude? how come you're becoming so conscientios?
Ryan W.F. said…
i finally found my password!!
lol...at least nami is still hrself like u said ;)
wow ryan... what was your password? Angelina, megan fox, salma... sharon?
Anyway, what are you upto... its been quite sometime.
Xander Zander said…
Illayaraj is 10th std fail and he became the famous composer of india, Bill gates is a college droupout and he is teh richist man now, JRD Tata 12th pass and we have Air India.

So it actually doesnt matter if we are lazy or not or not a good student etc.. so you have got to get that wrong concept out of your mind that just because s/he was that that time ''im surprised s/he is dedicated''

So actually there is nothing surprising - its a normal fact - if people like their job and does it with dedication they get attached to it.

So i dont think laziness or poor school results had any effect/ influence on it.
candice said…
hehehehe... wassup with nameeta? i guess all her friends are out of town during the long weekend :P
candice said…
okay just read all the comments, so let me rephrase... what's up with vinod????
Vinod, it was a joke... nothin else, don't read too deep into what I write.

Tina, ;o)

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