Monday, March 21, 2011

Look I had a hair cut yesterday

 Having long hair during my schooling days was considered indiscipline and folks often got bitterly punished for breaching that rule. No matter how severe those punishments were, we still  preferred having longer hair. We preferred having longer hair even if it meant begging for hair oil and hair gel and borrowing dendruff infected comb form our  friends who were less willing to share. We preferred having longer hair even if it meant running out of washing soap and least of all we  preferred having longer hair even if it meant relentless canning by the (so called) discipline teacher.

What ever may have  been the reasons and intentions, I resented the idea of short hair with deep sense of remorse and regret.

 In my childhood days, I preferred to have longer hair to combat cold air of Shingkhar, -my birth place. There were days when my unattended hair rumpled like the tail of a sick Yak in the cold and freezing breeze of  Shingkhar.
Back in  my high school days, I wanted my hair long,  not because it was considered stylish and punky but  so called the "good looks" were mainly associated with the way one maintains hair on the head. Perhaps, young girls in our time liked young boys with fanciful hair cuts.

Yesterday, I had my hair shaved for the first time in my life and my wife laughed at me. My kids ran away from me and my colleagues in my office greeted me with unusual remarks. They surely sensed some change in me just because I got my hair shaved. 

Today morning, I realized that having no hair has many benefits too. I saved 10 minutes while washing my face. I may have also saved some grams of soap and few ml of water too. 

Get your hair shaved and see what other benefits it has.

5 comments:

  1. You look great, Kuenzang. I too prefer short hair. : )

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  2. Hahaa,you have written it in such a humorously tone. Made me laugh :) and I think your wife and colleagues reaction shows perhaps time has changed and people now prefer long hair compared to short?
    You still look great :)

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  3. @ Lingchen,

    Thank you brother for commenting. I can feel my hair growing and it is makeing me very uncomfortable now.

    @ Maid of Astolat,
    It does sound like that. but for me, I feel more comfortable with short hair.

    Anyways, thank you for visiting my blog. Keep visiting and ya, leave me your valuable feedbacks. I would appreciate that too

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  4. I like being shaved cos its clean but i have to get rid of excess fats on my cheeks. My head would look like a real football now!!!

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  5. @ JIgme,

    I know how you used to have your head shaved back in Kanglung.

    excess fats on your face, i think are genetic and i think it should't worry you. I have find you the same person fatty and chubby. Having said that, we are bound to put on some weight with the passage of time. so don't worry. I have also gained wt like you.

    till then have a nice day

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