All of My Business

11 Jan

Maids should flaunt their skill sets as “Parsi-trained”. Then they can claim Rs. 200 more.

~The Boy presenting his brainwave of the week while commenting on what he believes is my community’s obsession with all things clean and well-maintained.

(The maid, by the way, has upped the ante and surprises me by moving gas cylinders and swabbing behind them. Could it really be, sweet lord?)

5 Responses to “All of My Business”

  1. Anjali January 11, 2010 at 3:03 pm #

    Ha ha, I see that you share my fetish of getting the area behind gas cylinders cleaned! I sometimes seriously pontificate on why scientists would not invent a robot that does good housework 🙂

  2. aneela z January 11, 2010 at 3:27 pm #

    actually we have here the germ of a new reality show …Harpic India Kaun Banega Jhaadu Katka Senapati…there is a limit to dance offs and can there be more mika et shaan?
    Lets put our maids through the ultimate competition, my pathan obcd subjected bengali “slave” isnt bad either.

  3. dipali January 12, 2010 at 7:58 am #

    Shock and awe at the maid’s most un-maid like act:)

  4. iz January 18, 2010 at 4:18 pm #

    Hehehe. i tell my friend who is divorced from a bawa and still looks exactly how she did in college-No wonder you’re in such good condition-you were parsi-owned. 🙂

  5. Orange Jammies January 19, 2010 at 1:19 pm #

    Anjali: Oh but they have them in Japan, don’t they?

    aneela z: The lord be praised this blog isn’t popular enough or we’d have the moral police all over it by now. 🙂

    dipali: You’re telling me!

    iz: Oh but I love that one. :mrgreen: I’m soooo going to throw it at the Boy.

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