Monday, October 8, 2012

Work or picnic?


I used to organise picnics in my earlier office, but left the tough task of collecting money with my colleague, DG.
DG was a friendly, casual person. One day, another colleague SI was engrossed in editing a front page copy when DG stepped in.
“Where’s the money?” he asked.
“I am very busy. Talk later,” she replied.
He repeated the question.
“Can’t you see I am editing for front page?” she asked, visibly annoyed.
DG’s spontaneous reaction made everyone laugh: “Arre baba. What’s important? Work or picnic?
My frivolous nature got me in trouble many times, but also saved me.
I was chatting loudly when the newspaper’s famous cartoonist rushed out of his cabin and angrily looked around to check who was making noise. There was sudden pin-drop silence. He glanced at me, cooled down a little and moved back with the words, “Ohh, you are here. That’s why.”
Have you heard this joke? 
“You are a perfect fool,” she said.
“Don’t try sweet talk. No one is perfect,” he replied.  

20 comments:

  1. hehe When you are around, laughs cannot be far behind :).

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  2. Lol!! seems the vacation troubles are finally over and you are back in form. loved the read.

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  5. your posts always lighten my day!

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  6. Thats a cool getaway from a tight situation!!! Witty :)

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  7. New age adage :
    Global Madrasi(laughter) is the best medicine.

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  8. It is my firm belief that everything should stop at the mention of a picnic. Great post as always, thanks.

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  9. Of course Picnic is more important :D

    How have u been ?

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  10. Ofcourse picnic! Don't you agree?!

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  11. picnic is obvously more important!! :)

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  12. These are moments that makes work enjoyable!

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  13. A picnic once a way is welcome.

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  14. What is important, Work or Picnic? What a spontaneous reaction. Good read sir :-)

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