ISBN 9788192745602,Gin And Lime, Whiskey Or Wine ?

Gin And Lime, Whiskey Or Wine ?



YS Books International

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9788192745602

ISBN-10 8192745600


Language (English)

Biographies & Autobiographies

I Have Known Colonel Mahip Chadha When We Were In Golf Squadron, During Our Training In The National Defence Academy. I Was Privileged To Write The Comments Of His Second Book About The Old Forgies-As Retired Soldiers Are Referred To! The Subject Is Dear To Me As Well And The Revelations He Has Made In His Book May Be Applicable To Old Soldiers In Defence Colony, New Delhi Today; But I Am Sure That They Will Apply To All Old People In This Country In The Very Near Future. Our Children Look For Greener Pastures And The World Has Become A Much Smaller Place To Live Or Work In. Well, The Important Issues Confronting The Older Generation Are Health And Also Wealth. Those With Pensions Are Fortunate, But Those Without Pensions Must Creat A Mandatory Cache Of Funds To Survive On As Age Plays Havoc With Out Bodies. Today, Old Timers Refuse To Die Because Of Better Medicines, Research, And Understanding Of The Basic Facts That Smoking And Drinking Harm One'S Organs-Damaging Them Severely; Leading To Expensive Treatment And Hospitalisation!

Loneliness Sets In After The Loss Of One'S Spouse And Weakens The Desire To Live. The Old Folks Who Have Their Wit In Tact Then Forge Friendship In Groups, Joke, And Laugh And Take Care Of Each Other Fighting Dementia And Alzhiemers. This Is A Book Which Will Made You Laugh And Cry With The Oldies As They Pass Merrily Through Their Twilight Zone!

About The Author:

Colonel Mahip Chadha Was Commissioned In 1966 Into The Second Battalion The Third Gorkha Rifles; One Of The Finest Battalions In The World Which Had The Honour Of Winning Two Victoria Corsses In Wwi. The Battalion Saw Action In Both The World Wars Returing To India After A Final Stint In Pakistan, And Was Taken Over By Indian Officers At Ferozepore. Colonel Chadha Retired In Jun 2000, After Which He Worked In Various Jobs Till He Finally Retired As The President Of Helios Aviation. He Turned To Writing After The Demise Of His Wife Kiran In 2010. He Has Now Embarked Into The World Of Publishing. He Has Three Books To His Credit Grit Guts And Gakkantry, Rupa Publications, Soljer Sljer-Author House And Gin And Lime Whiskey Or Wine?