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Three L’s of alchemy

January 19, 2011

Three things can bring about alchemy in our lives, completely transforming an event, a mood, a feeling into its opposite.

Lime

Laughter

Love

 

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4 Comments leave one →
  1. Barbara permalink
    January 19, 2011 12:48 pm

    Lime?

    • January 19, 2011 5:47 pm

      LOL-yes! My mother and I were extolling its virtues today. Think greasy fingers from cleaning/cooking that can be immediately refreshed even by the rind of lime [we call it neeboo]. Perks up desserts, lentils, separates whey from curd when making paneer from milk, and….

  2. shanmugananda permalink
    January 20, 2011 2:29 am

    Thanks you very much but I also thought immediately about this ‘lime’ as there are two kinds of lime. Betel chewers use the other kind of ‘lime’.

    • January 23, 2011 10:44 pm

      You’re right! In Hindi we call that ‘choona’ which we put in betel. And we call all neeboo lemon.

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