Two Decembers ago:
I see sister hanging her socks on the Christmas eve, and suddenly have this irresistible urge to mock her.
I: Some people don’t grow up even when they are grown up.
Sister ignores me and continues to decorate the room.
I: Some people do not believe in science, rationale, and logic.
Sister ignores me further and continues to make her bed.
I: (YAWNS !!!) Some people still believe in Santa Claus at 18.
Sister ignores me.
We drift off to sleep. And there in my sleep, I sense a scuffling of feet early morning. Must be dad watering the plants. I grab my blanket tighter and drift off to a deeper sleep. Suddenly, I am woken up by a shaking and deafening laughter.
And there she takes out a 100 rupee bill from her socks.
Confused I: But !!!! (Scratching my head).
Sister: Some people believe in rationale and logic. They know that even when there is no Santa Claus, there are parents.
The expression on my face: