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ou phrontis said…
very solid... i love your name in the middle of it :)
skyjack said…
good one...

if microsoft plans to add to our misery by releasing a Windows.8 then i would recommend this as the startup screen...

:)
Ajinkya said…
@skyjack
hehe :D i would love making some money there. :P
@dipti
though if it does happen, i will have to remove that watermark :|
Ajinkya said…
atleast the questions should be articulate, man!

p.s.- if its about the comment.. both replies are in continuity.
Strider said…
why?

PS: so should be the post..
:P
kidding
i was asking how did u paint your name on the wall..
but then i remembered abt post processing.
that of course after i posted a comment
Ajinkya said…
hehe.. i use watermarks for all (well there arent many ) my pics on blog. what if someone thinks they are good and want to have them? hope.. :P
- eternally optimistically yours.
Ajinkya said…
atleast the questions should be articulate, man!

p.s.- if its about the comment.. both replies are in continuity.
Ajinkya said…
@skyjack
hehe :D i would love making some money there. :P
@dipti
though if it does happen, i will have to remove that watermark :|
skyjack said…
good one...

if microsoft plans to add to our misery by releasing a Windows.8 then i would recommend this as the startup screen...

:)

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Open an offline-real-paper diary. Stop your thighs from lolling impatiently. Stay still. 

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Value

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their breath,
their freedom,
their dignity
or their joy.

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This solvency is our own making
Hold up your hands against the sun and your favourite gods
Do they dissolve? 
Hold up your heart and see if it beats for them
Hold your joys in your hands and fling them towards the system,
does it stick?

For a better world
first we need to walk away from this world.