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Nine

How can it be?    Nine, long years.  And while life goes on, the grief stays.  Seeing your dear cousin get married last month was bitter-sweet.   As fun as the wedding was, as joyful as the family reunion was, the thought remained throughout….YOU should have been there too.     I don’t know what […]

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Happy birthday.

You are in our thoughts today. But that is nothing new. You are in our thoughts nearly every single day. Happy birthday my dear, dear brother. Missing you more than ever. You should be here today getting ready to fly to the U.S. for your cousin’s wedding just like everyone else. It is simply not […]

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Eight

Eight long years.   As we start to look forward to a reunion (after well over a decade), the heart alternates between being  heavy with the realization that you will not be with us and being positive that you WILL be with us.  In spirit, in our memories, in our togetherness. Missing you today and […]

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Seven

Seven years in this world without you.   It’s funny how some days, a memory from days long gone comes back, so crystal clear that it feels like you never left.  And other times, especially when I see young guys your age,  I feel so outraged at the unfairness of it all. This poem, by Emily […]

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I Imagine

I imagine.. You in a room with a huge window, A beautiful view of the big blue sky and puffy white clouds. A room with a big comfy couch, a flat screen TV And lots and lots and lots of books… I imagine.. You lazing on the couch, your long legs propped up on the […]

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Forward, Forever Forward…

“Forward, forever forward, For, at the end of the tunnel is light, At the end of the battle is victory.” Sandeep, these were the words that you wrote in my autograph book. They have inspired me ever since, and have helped me keep going forward, when the going was not easy. I am sure that […]

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Remembering you

Hi Sandeep Chetta, It’s hard to believe that I haven’t seen you in 6 years. Your memories are still so fresh. On this day, I thank you for always being the perfect big brother. I miss you, your wise words and your silly jokes 🙂 Lots of love, Geethu

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Remembering you

On the eve of your sixth anniversary, Sandeep, thinking of you and hoping you are happy and peaceful and watching over us every day. I know I have said this before, but we have so many memories of you that it’s like you are still with us. The other day, a friend of mine at […]

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Happy Thirthieth Birthday

2014 would have seen your thirtieth birthday, dear Sandeep. Oh how we would all have ragged you on becoming an old man! 😀 And how we all still MISS you sweetheart. Love love love. Vallichech.

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Happy 30 !

My dear Sandeep, As you well know, I never, ever passed up an opportunity to remind you that I was six years older. So it seems fitting that, I should comment that you are as old today as I was when you left us. Happy birthday little brother. I know you are smiling and rolling […]

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