…. discovering proper Gujarati-style dabeli in your city.
…. a friend from another city sending you an extremely sweet CD, with a beautiful thought behind it.
…. relishing the first mango of the season.
…. discovering face washes and soaps from Lush.
…. serendipitously finding a copy of a book you have been wanting to read since ages.
…. rediscovering the joy of watching Bollywood movies.
…. the smell of wet earth invading your senses after a shower of rain every other day.
…. a meal of phulka rotis, Gujarati-style methi leaves curry, and the drumstick kadhi that your Patti used to make years ago.
…. discovering, and liking, historical fiction, a completely new genre of books for you.
…. a friend of your husband picking up some Gujarati snacks for you from a place where he found them being sold, because he knows you love them.
…. a game of online Scrabble.
…. Strawberry Body Butter from The Body Shop.
…. long slices of raw mango, sprinkled with chilli powder and salt.
…. listening to long-forgotten, crazy songs from the 90s, and finding out that you have so many memories associated with each one.