16 December 2009

Happy Birthday .. to me!

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12:00 AM: An sms from first best friend Suppi wishing me a very happy birthday :)
1:30AM:
Mom whispering loudly to Altoid(Who is here for her annual vacation)"Is it 12 yet?"
Altoid:*Matter of fact tone* "No , its 1:30"
Mom:"Oh no!!! We missed midnight! .. I will wake your Dad up.."
I pretended to be fast asleep and shut my eyes tighter lest I stole their thunder.
By this time , my Mom had successfully prodded my Dad in the stomach to wake him up.
Dad:*Who had taken his rehearsals from the previous night a tad too seriously*
" Happy Birthday to you ....."*sing song voice*
Mom:"Hushhhhh... Its me!"
Dad:"oh"
Mom:" Come.. we will get the cake"
Dad:*Eyes shining* "Cake!"
The next thing i see hear is my Dad brandishing a cake with a candle atop it.
*Happy Birthday to youuuu ...* yes I definitely know where I get my out of tune singing from.

Mom emerged victoriously with two jewel boxes.

*Flashback start*
Yesterday, sometime in the afternoon , Dad had mysteriously entered the room and grunted even more mysteriously to Mom.
Dad:" Your old school colleague Mrs SK has come" (Like he was reading out a herald)
Mom: "Who??"
Dad:*Glares hard and grunts even harder*
Mom:*Light dawns..30 years of living together had to get them somewhere*
Alto: *giggle*
Me to Alto: "Is that the jeweler?"
Alto*Very helpfully* "When?"
*Flashback End*

Me:"Ma? You guys got me jewelery? Who knew!"

And that my dear friends is the story each time!

Jesus Christ from the old company called, strange thing with him being , we never talk to each other the entire year !Messages from unknown numbers are quite embarrassing.Like the one that went "Someone above loves you , someone below cares for you .. Happy Budday" it went.Turned out to be a colleague who is very nice, of course I am going to be nicer to him from today.I love everybody who remembers my budday.

I love my budday.

Happy Budday to me

:)

8 scribbled back to “Happy Birthday .. to me!”

  • Wednesday, December 16, 2009 11:17:00 PM
    Gauri says:

    Happy Birthday, Seren :) Have a lovely day and a wonderful year ahead :)

    Uh oh ! Should I have said "Happy Birthday to the Ophiuchusite ??!!"

  • Thursday, December 17, 2009 8:52:00 AM
    Dhanya says:

    Happy B'day Seren :)
    Have a wonderful year ahead..

  • Friday, December 18, 2009 2:59:00 PM

    Oh my god! I cant believe I missed this post! belated happy budday, gurl! I hope you had a good one!

    And pliss to be posting frequently :)

  • Friday, December 25, 2009 2:25:00 AM
    Serendipity says:

    Gauri:
    Thank you for the lovely wishes :).No you said it perfectly right the first time.

    :P

    Dhanya:Thank you :)
    SnS:Thanks :) , yep right away!

  • Monday, December 28, 2009 4:48:00 PM
    Archana says:

    Ayo, I missed the actual day :-(. Anyways, happy birthday to you, happy birthday to you! Hope you had a smashin' wonderful day.

    Love your family's surprise party :-D - my family has this tradition of secretly decorating the house at night for special occasions and the recipient(s) of this
    "surprise" never fails to gush about how surprised they are - heheheh!

  • Thursday, December 31, 2009 5:02:00 PM
    Serendipity says:

    Archie:) Thanks , I did have a nice bday.
    They decorate? Without waking you up?very nice :).I know , we could enroll for roles in serials with the amount of acting surprised :P

  • Friday, February 05, 2010 7:16:00 PM
    M.Kate says:

    Nice blog :) and happy birthday too.

  • Saturday, April 10, 2010 10:14:00 AM
    Serendipity says:

    Kate:Thanks!

 

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