Dads, Nuts and Kept Women

Yes, you are looking at a photo of dad spelled out in groundnut husks.

Why?

Well, I’ll start with how I’m a super mega huge fan of boiled groundnuts. The crack, the crunch, the taste just give me life. Every year, a massive festival goes on in my heart in honour of the first nuts of the season. No jokes, evidence below:

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Me Before You: Movie Review (Response)

Photograph: Alex Bailey/AP

I immediately recognised this scene from the book. Photograph: Alex Bailey/AP

So I was going through a daily Guardian news update and this article caught my eye. Why? I saw these three words: me, before, and you.

Nothing incredible about them, right? But in that order, they form the title of a book that touched my heart.  I read Me Before You almost two years ago, and it touched me so deeply I blogged about it here. So, of course I clicked on the link thinking, ‘What are they saying about the book now?Continue reading