Was getting bugged, and so, dug this tag up from Nithya’s archives. 🙂
1.The best thing to do – Spending time doing things you love, spending time with people you love
2.The best gift(s) –
that I gave:
- A cute frock to my cousin’s kid
- A key chain to the better half with his name on it
- A T-shirt to the better half
- T-shirts to my sis-in-law’s kids
Each of these gifts has special memories attached to it. And, of course, I gave ‘myself’ to my friends and family 😛
that I received: (lovely memories associated again.)
- My family and friends
- Some books from my loved ones
- A pair of silver anklets, a ring and earring set – from the better half – special mush value attached
- A surprise dinner of garlic bread and pasta – again from the better half – again, mush value attached
I can’t help but mention here the ‘gift’ that my wonderful husband brought back from a recent official tour to Hyderabad – a flu bug that went around the entire family for more than a week. And then he tells me – ‘You asked for a memorable gift, na? 😦
3.The best thing(s) I’ve ever heard –
- Will you join hands with me for the rest of life?
- I’ll always be there for you.
- I’m waiting for you.
- Priya Atte
- We love you.
- We miss you.
4.The best thing(s) I’ve said –
- Thank you.
- Sorry about that.
- I understand.
5.The best thing(s) that happened to me –
- Realising my passion for music, reading and writing
- Getting married
- Meeting my friends
- My family
6.The best person I’ve met – There have been a lot of wonderful people I have come across in my life, each the best in their own way. Each one has left an impression on me.
7.The best friend(s)- My mom, the better half, some friends who went on to become extra special
8.The best moment – There are loads.
9.The best book – You guys know I am crazy about ‘The Bridges of Madison County’. Also loved Like the flowing river, Manual of the warrior of light, The kite runner, A thousand splendid suns, The little prince.
10.The best blog – There are lots. Most of them are on my blog roll. Still looking for more, fresh, wonderful blogs. Can you suggest some?
11.The best place – Wherever the heart is at the moment.
12.The best food – Oh, loads again. Craving for some yummy Paav Bhaji now. 😦
13.The best song (s) – Loads and loads and loads. On my mind now is:
14.The best hangout – Again, any place where the heart is at the moment.
15.The best eatout – Street-side chat stores. Love ‘em! Waise, don’t mind any place, as long as the food is yum! 🙂
16.The best hobby – Travelling, Reading. They teach you a lot.
17.The best TV show ever – I used to be hooked to those old DD serials. Hardly watch TV these days, but love watching Sarabhai vs. Sarabhai at times. Here’s a super clip from the series:
18.The best manager – Have come across many in life, including my mom and the better half. They seem to take care of every minute detail. 🙂
19.The best musician – Not very knowledgeable about the who’s who of the industry. Love music in general.
20.The best gang – Our gang at my last work place. We made even mundane things fun! Miss you, guys! 😦
21.The best drink – Water, coconut water, lime juice.
22.The best quote – I’ll go with what Niths said – ‘This too shall pass.’
23.The best woman/women – Mom.
24.The best kid(s) – All kids are the best, till they grow up. 😛
25.The best poem(s):
- Pippa’s song – Robert Browning
- The road less travelled by – Robert Frost
- Stopping by woods on a snowy evening – Robert Frost
26.The best dancer – Too illiterate in this field to comment on this. 😦
27.The best movie(s):
- Abhiyum Naanum
- Mouna Ragam
- Kannathil Mutthamittal
- A walk to remember
- Cheeni Kum
- Mr. and Mrs. Iyer
- Mr. India
- Hum dil de chuke sanam
- Dilwale dulhania le jayenge
- Hum Aapke hain kaun
- Socha Na Tha
Those are all I could think of. I am probably missing out on a lot more…
28.The best actor – Kajol, Rani
29.The best vehicle – Absolutely no idea 😦
30.The best scene in a movie – Oh, there are lots. Guess I will do separate posts on each. 🙂
As of now, I’ll go with this scene from The Runaway Bride:
I loved the realistic proposal:
I guarantee there’ll be tough times. I guarantee that at some point, one or both of us is gonna want to get out of this thing. But I also guarantee that if I don’t ask you to be mine, I’ll regret it for the rest of my life, because I know, in my heart, you’re the only one for me.