Synchronicity

In 1982 when I was working in Bahrain for an international bank, I got the opportunity to travel to Abu Dhabi during the Eid holidays.  A very dear friend, D was the Head of the bank’s operations there and we had been good friends since my training days in Mumbai, when he had proved to …

Arriving in Canada

We arrived in Canada on March 9, 1996.  Stepping off the plane, we were tired and in a state of trepidation, not knowing what to expect at the immigration counters, customs and all that awaited us beyond the airport portals. Our first interactions in Canada were a great start, as the Canadians we met were pleasant and reassuring.  We …