Friday, June 24, 2005

Meet. Rinse. Repeat.

A conversation today morning,

She: [...] yeah, that will be fun if we are like together and stuff, but not with random people.
Me: Umm... are we random people ? I mean, to each other ?
She: Well, you are just a friend of a friend (referring to this particular other friend, She-Friend A, lets say).
Me: Yeah, I guess...

In another conversation, this time with She-Friend A herself,

Me: So I guess since you understand where I'm coming from in all this...
She-Friend A: I don't know you that well right... so...

Yeah, welcome to the vicious cycle that is my life. Recycled friendships, illicit intrusions into other peoples' lives. Enroaching on clearly marked boundaries. Pushing against a wall, I know I cannot break or climb or find the gate to.

And so I stand with my head against that wall... Bang ! Bang ! Bang !


At June 24, 2005 5:14 AM, Blogger Kumari said...

Don't push. Don't crawl. Don't try to climb. Look up. For all you know there won't be a just rise and FLY AWAY.

Cheer up kiddo :)

And Don't Bang your head.

At June 24, 2005 7:07 AM, Blogger vignesh said...

ha !! ha !! Imagining you banging your head for things like that .. :-)


At June 24, 2005 8:47 AM, Anonymous Mandar said...

dude! chill! get a beer, cold beer!

At June 24, 2005 9:10 AM, Blogger wahgnube said...

That's sehr strange. I mean, for the most part I empathize with the sorts of things you're trying to say, but this is not something I can imagine happening.

It's probably just that I've never been in a comparable situation before. Maybe it's just that I'm so creepy that by the time A realizes it's OK for me to meet B, I'm close to A.

At June 24, 2005 10:14 AM, Blogger Angel said...

U know what I'm gonna say, right.
T and M my friend, T and M.


At June 24, 2005 9:34 PM, Blogger Kafka on the Shore said...

listen to the beatles. 'here i stand head in hand, feeling two foot small....' :D

At June 25, 2005 12:39 AM, Blogger Swathi said...

vigs cheer up dude,therez a silver lining somewhere up there..

At June 25, 2005 12:59 AM, Blogger Mangs said...

ya, cheer up. i'll take you drinking. but no beer.

ps: maybe she thought you were a sweet boy she was meeting to make a new friend and then suddenly began wondering where you were coming from.

At June 26, 2005 6:59 AM, Blogger GettingThere said...

Banging your head against your head might bring A (or B) closer... take a good look at the bumps on your head :D LOL!! Move on buddy - "Tu nahi aur sahi, aur nahi aur sahi...." (Poorly translated : If not you, there'll be another, if not another, then another...)

At June 27, 2005 2:37 AM, Blogger forgetful hearer said...

not to worry!
All of us have had a bang on the wall a several hundred times.
can totally relate to your vicious circle though.cheers!
headbanging isnt bad!

At June 27, 2005 2:59 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Hey life aint so sad and the world aint so bad!
Ppl are more interesting due to this randomness.. dont u think so?


At June 27, 2005 7:15 AM, Blogger Vignesh said...

Mandar: Yeah, the next one is on you, after that thesis gets done !

Wahgnube: The problem here is I guess, that I think I am close to A. And the other person, A in this case, doesn't. Hence the confusion !

A: Yes. As I said, simple answer for everything. 'T&M, please pay at the counter, next please' ;)

KotS: Tiny actually. Really tiny.

Swathi: Somewhere and Im sure its pretty small even if it is there. Really small ;)

Mangs: Yes. White w(h)ine ;) I would like to tell her that I am a sweet boy, wanting to make new friends. No sudden change in directions, no wondering required.

GettingThere: Welcome ! Yeah seems like I'm going through a veritable who's who list here to find new friends ;)

FH: No, it isn't bad at all !!

Sulabhi: Oooh, that rhymes ! Randomness in life I can handle, randomness in people's character, likes and dislikes, I dont know (not meaning anyone in particular, just as a general statement)

At June 27, 2005 12:31 PM, Blogger indiagenie said...

got here thru eM's blog. nice stuff u have here :-)

have linked to one of your posts.

May I blogroll you ?

At June 28, 2005 4:01 AM, Blogger Vignesh said...

LadyK: Oops ! I actually thought I had replied to your comment, coz I saw Vignesh under it !! Heh Heh !!

Viggy: Yes, you mock me. I shall take care of that soon... muhuhahhauah !!!

IG: I didn't know you needed someone's permission to blogroll them... awfully nice of you to ask and all that ! By all means, roll with it !! :)

At June 29, 2005 3:13 AM, Anonymous Mandar said...

sure, vigs! lets meet up some time over a pint. what say?!

At June 30, 2005 5:22 AM, Blogger Jay said...

Girls. Too complicated.



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