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... incredible hospitality. We were totally wooed by India; its colours, smells, smiles and chaotic charm. The Golden Temple stands out as our favourite site, closely followed by the Taj at Agra. So many memories for us to savour; we now know why our daughters, Lucy and Ella, so loved their respective trips to India. We have vowed to return. We chilled out largely in Sri Lanka and loved our time at KK especially when we took off on our own to ...
... journey to the airport started on Monday as we decided it would be easier to brave the rush hour traffic from London than Pounds, so Monday afternoon saw us on the M4 doing a journey we’ve all done hundreds of times – or so we thought! A strange noise sounded a lot like a puncture, but on pulling in to the hard shoulder we couldn't see anything, so we decided to crawl along to the next junction where we ...
... strings. There's even a model plane looping the loop. Once again I find the words of hackneyed songs flooding my mind and I am singing out loud the lyrics made famous by Mary Poppins:
"With tuppence for paper and strings,
you can have your own set of wings
with your feet on the ground
you're a bird in a flight
with your fist holding tight
to the string of your kite.
Oh, Oh, Oh!
let's go fly a kite
up to the ...
... so I could at least go to bed early, then as soon as I got off at 10AM I went to the store for some meds and went back to my room.
On the way home I got a call from Larry, saying he would take my shift and ordering me into bed for the rest of the day. He said, "I'd better not see you in the office before tomorrow morning." Legitimate Larry threat, so I high-tailed it back to my room. Tom and Pete were waiting for me ...
... part of foreign aid) to investment groups seeking VC returns (while doing good, of course). There are even large corporates who spread millions annually in Corporate Social Responsibility efforts, and have investment funds to support industry development in their sector (for example, to grow the customer base at the base of the pyramid).
This year's conference was named "Ambition", with a clear message of aiming high. Don't think 1,000 wells, think 100,000. ...