Monthly Archives: October 2011

Sugar & Spice of Life :


While in Risalpur my husband decided to visit his parents in Rawalpindi. He took the eldest kid along.. Ashar felt left out. I comforted him by saying that he was with me to look after me. ‘Akalay ammi ko darr lagay ga’. Sometime later when I went out of my room, I found him sleeping on a chair next to my door. As I picked him up he muttered ‘Ammi ! aapko darr tou nahi lag raha, mein aapki theek hifazat kar raha hoon na”… he had been sitting by my door like a guard…