Thursday, March 31, 2011

I am certified with Motor vehicle accident certificate




Its been three days since I had the worse motor vehicle accident of my life. But thanks to almighty god, I made it alive from the rubbles of my damaged car. I escaped the scene without a slightest injury on my body. My clean shaven head banged the windshield which broke into million pieces, but its pretty amazing that  my skull withstood that thud. My knees hit the dashboard, but medical reports confirmed it as 'stable'. My chin crashed on the steering wheel, but amazingly escaped without a small bruise. The hand of divinity has done a magic to save a catastrophic end in any sense. So I thank you almighty god for this. I sincerely do.

However the post accident-incidents are more chilling. The magnitude of the loss of property not only  bewildered the beholders but victimized three commoners. For one, it was a loss of his hard earned family asset. I think that damaged taxi was the only property he had.  For another it was a loss of his family's entire savings.  As for me. loosing an only asset, that I annually declared to National Anti Corruption Commission was something that was by any measure disheartening and shocking.  If my car cannot be repaired then, I will have nothing to declare for the ACC, next year. Such was the state of nature!

I called home to inform my wife about the mishap. But it was my mother-in-law at the other end, who  fumbled and stumbled to converse with me. However in the background, I could hear my elder daughter, (4 years) telling me not to panic. She was in fact suggesting me to buy a car of "Mr. Bean" next time though.

6 comments:

  1. Haa haa.. nice interesting post la.
    You know it happens to all of us, we get comfortable and giving way to VVIPs is never calculated. And when it happens to us, we are like anxious three year old kids.. and we land up doing funny things. I myself, nearly put myself in a drain once. Anyways: this is just to let you know, that I thought I was the only one to lose my coolness.... seems like.. i have to say.. Welcome to club la..

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  2. yes Castradel,

    Its funny and worth laughing, But at the same time having to repair a car with a hefty sum of money is no joke.

    this incident has seriously crippled me financially and I am seriously thinking as to whether there is a real need for us to stop our speeding car at once to show our respect to the Approaching VVIP (or VIP) from the other direction. Can' we do it the other way round??? like slowing the car and then blinking our indicator in a gesture of our respect for the VVIPs ???? Because I did this when I met Our Queen Mother few months ago and she smiled at me, and I felt blessed

    I think the cases like this are happening everywhere and commoners are always at the receiving end, Just like me here!!!!

    Mind you, I am taking loan to repair my car, which i actually bought on loan.

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  3. Lol! Be careful from next time Kuenzang.

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  4. Hi bro, good to know you are ok. and your sense of humour while writing about accident is amazing. :-)

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  5. Sorry to hear about the news Aue. But I'm glad that U R doing fine. Take Care!

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  6. Hi Tenzin and Jigme,

    Thanks for the concern. I am absolutely fine except that I had to repair 3 cars. My comprehensive car insurance with RICBL came in handy. Otherwise I would have had to take loan to repair all those cars.

    so my advice, Insure to be sure. Bear this words in mind if u r planning to buy a new car.

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