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Rebel with a cause

A major life decision has been made. Plans are afoot to break free of cubicle nation and go where the heart desires (the list is long!). As a friend aptly put it, “There is a premium on your youth, don’t piss it away”. Of course, some might say aimless wandering is precisely pissing it away, but I think not.

And what do I purport to gain from said rebellion? Perspective – that much bandied about (by me) term but I value it. Hark, I have spoken about this in the past!

It is time to put dreams and thoughts into action. What experiences shall I partake of, what beauty shall I seek? It feels like the world is a smorgasbord and I am the lone diner. Should I sample various fares, or should I satiate myself with really digging into a small number of dishes. I think I’ll pick the latter for now. Pick two or three experiences that I think will help me grow, and dive right in.

I have applied to be a volunteer in Tanzania or Ghana. Post that I intend to live on a farm in New Zealand. Next I’d like to learn Spanish, so probably some time in a Spanish speaking country – again the choices are many – Argentina is top of the charts right now! So much to do, so little time.

Thankfully, this is one smorgasbord where the food outlasts you!

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  1. December 14, 2009 at 10:35 pm

    “Samwise Gamgee: If I take one more step it’ll be the farthest away from home I’ve ever been.” –
    — The Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring

    Good luck my friend, and godspeed

    • December 15, 2009 at 12:01 am

      Thanks!

  2. Suyash
    December 15, 2009 at 8:33 am

    That sounds awesome! Congratulations and good luck! 😀

    • December 15, 2009 at 12:25 pm

      Thanks Suyash!

  3. S.
    December 21, 2009 at 7:32 pm

    Hey just stumbled upon your blog. Very interesting! Congratulations on the newly found liberation 🙂

    • December 21, 2009 at 8:29 pm

      Welcome to the blog S!

  4. Tushar
    January 5, 2010 at 5:11 pm

    Really interesting! When do you start:)?

  5. rendezvous
    January 24, 2010 at 2:05 pm

    Hey Mohit,

    Yes – so much to do and just one life. Go get it all!

    Best of luck!

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