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Arshi OS/SS : Short and sweet

Arshi OS/SS : Short and sweet

ncofl… never on a new year: chapter 2

the pooris were heaped high on the stainless steel plate, white, fluffy and still steaming. in a bowl next to them, the potato curry looked delicious, a bright green chilli sat right on top, khushi noticed it was shining. like his eyes, she thought. she swallowed hard and tried to fight her tears. “c’mon, guys, dig in,” salman said with gusto as he swooped down on his makki ki roti and tore a piece grinning at kareena and khushi. kareena…

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Arshi OS/SS : Short and sweet

ncofl… never on a new year: chapter 1

he had just slipped the narrow end of his charcoal grey silk tie into the loop of the single knot when he felt her ram into him from behind. he inhaled sharply, the knot came undone. but before he could react, her arms had come up over his chest and she was holding him tight at the shoulders, pulling him close… he could feel her bury her face against his fine cashmere waistcoat. “hey!” asr shouted, “watch out! what’re you…

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Arshi OS/SS : Short and sweet

Arshi OS : Hum Aapke Hain Kaun

arshi os hum aapke hain kaun

Hey devi maiyya there is so much work to do.. It is jiji’s wedding after all. How many times while playing ghar-ghar I imagined myself as Madhuri from Hum Aapke Hain Kaun. Now why couldn’t Aakash jeejaji have a brother like Salman Khan ji. Jiji had to go fall in love with someone who has that laad governor as his brother. Koi aur achcha bhai bhi toh ho sakta tha.. How can I be Madhuri when that rakshas has the…

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Arshi OS/SS : Short and sweet

Once More – An Arshi One Shot

Once more an arshi one shot

 Once More  As NK was nearing Arnav’s room, he heard typing sounds from the laptop and thought that it must be Arnav.But, he was surprised. In front of him was Khushi, with a Bluetooth in her ear and busy typing. ‘Khushi jeee?!!’ exclaimed NK. Khushi looked up to see a surprised NK with his mouth half open. ‘Nanheji, when did you come? I thought you were coming next month?’ ‘Yes, I was. But, I thought of giving you all a…

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Arshi OS/SS : Short and sweet

The Dilemma – An Arshi Short Story – Chapter 6

the dilemma an arshi short story

Chapter 6 Arnav and Khushi came into the living room to see Nani and Di, both fuming and waiting to unleash their anger on them. ‘Nani!’, called Arnav worried, looking at the annoyed faces of his loved ones. ‘Chotey, I never thought you would do this to us’, Nani complained ‘Me? What did I do? What are you talking about, Nani?’, asked Arnav ‘Don’t pretend as if you don’t know what I’m talking about. How could you do this, Chotey?…

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Arshi OS/SS : Short and sweet

The Dilemma – A short story – Chapter 5

The Dilemma - A short story

Chapter 5 Khushi looked upwards towards the stairs to see if Arnav was coming back or not. ‘Laad Governer kahin ke!’ she thought and continued ‘Said we would tell this together. Now he has left me alone with Nani and Di and escaped from here. And this Aman too, every time he manages to intrude with his phone calls. Wonder how he does that? Some telepathy I guess. Got to do something about him. But, later. Meanwhile, I have to…

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Arshi OS/SS : Short and sweet

what does the night say… a valentine’s day story

(written on 14 february 2013, valentine’s day.) she sat there among the velvet red petals. around her lay a languorous quiet. he had left, angry and frustrated; furious with her… with the night. with himself. and she’d come down to their room, to the bed bedecked for love where a hundred doubts in the head had taken away everything her heart was sure of. she reached for a petal, such knowledge in its seamless velvet. what does a rose know…

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Arshi OS/SS : Short and sweet

The Dilemma – A short story – Chapter 4

arshi ss the dilemma chapter 4

Chapter 4 Nani was sitting in the living room sorting the dal, when Anjali came to her. ‘Nani, Mami has just called. She has reached Bhopal safely. She said she will be back in a week.’ ‘Ok. It is good that she has gone there for her niece’s wedding. She will feel better after meeting her relatives. After Payal and Akash left, both Khushi and Manorama have been missing them a lot. Chotey did a good thing that he put…

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Arshi OS/SS : Short and sweet

The Dilemma – A short story – Chapter 3

arshi ss The Dilemma - Chapter 3

Chapter 3 Khushi got startled when the vehicle stopped suddenly. ‘What happened Arnavji? Why did you hit the brakes? Did anything come in front?’ asked Khushi and tried to stretch her neck to get a better view of the road in front of the SUV. ‘No Khushi, there is nothing there. But, you tell me, what did you just say?’ ‘What? What did I say? … Only that I wanted to go home and take rest … What’s wrong in…

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Arshi OS/SS : Short and sweet

The Dilemma – A short story – Chapter 2

Chapter 2 As they approached the doctor’s cabin, Khushi saw Arnav’s worried look and held his hand. Arnav stopped, looked back at her, touched her hand and gave a slight smile, as if to say, ‘I am fine’ and continued walking holding her hand. Khushi smiled and was touched by his concern, sometimes it became too much, but still, made her feel belonged, wanted. She came out of her reverie when Arnav knocked on the doctor’s door. The name plate…

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