…peeking into the partner’s book, asking him what point he has reached in the story to be met with him pointing to the name of the chapter. I don’t remember, what happens here? you ask. Read the book if you want to know, he says and smiles gleefully, satisfied with giving you a dose of your usual response to his questions about the book.
…waking up to the ring of doorbell and receiving a big package filled with Diwali delicacies and loads of love.
…letting the partner work his magic. All pain melt away!
…being fed amazing homemade dishes, one meal after another, at your Uncle/Aunt’s, until you are too full to move even an inch. To top that, they also pack a bag full of sweets and savories to take home. What a delight to the taste buds!
…having friends over to light sparklers and fountains on Diwali night. The laughters that echo through the backyard is enough to call it a grand celebration.
…turning on the fireplace for the first time and enjoying its warmth on a cold night.
…looking at different photos of diyas and candles on emails from friends or on some of your favorite blogs and reveling in all that beauty.
…seeing a beautiful drawing made for you by a precious little one. The thoughtfulness of the said little one’s Mom is no less.
…watching the partner place an order for one of the book collections you’ve been eyeing for years.
…treating the kids that come dressed in various costumes on Halloween evening.