Tag Archives: Humor

This Is How It Is …

Mr. Specs *looks up from laptop*: You were looking nice that day Specs *looks up from novel* : What day? Mr. Specs: On our wedding day … Specs: Uh Huh *goes back to book* *5 mins* *insert realization* Specs: You … Continue reading

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Financial planners who will spend my paycheck for me…

Yesterday, at work (notice the amount of liberty I take with the word ‘work’) the head analyst paid a visit and discovered that the interns they are paying (for its not in vogue to pay interns here in Pakistan) aren’t … Continue reading

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The Mystery of the Arabic Pamphlet

I haven’t been a world traveller so I can’t vouch for other countries, but everyone in Pakistan seems to have some strange affiliation with the Arabic language.  One part of me understands that. Seeing that the Quran is recited in … Continue reading

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The Eid Opera

Scene: A street in Islamabad The Cast: Don El Matto, a 10 year old. Senor DaddyO, the 59 year old father. Uncleo BasementO, aged 84. Senorita Spectaccio, aged 22 elder sister to Don El Matto. Don Bakrato, the gentleman goat. … Continue reading

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