Saturday, April 13, 2013

208. Wow! A year has flown by and another Vishu comes in.

Today marks a year after I started substituting for Balaji and keeping this blog alive with quite a few unseen Mandrake Sunday and Daily strips.

Hopefully I have been able to keep you guys entertained.

We have come around to yet another Vishu. The New Year day for many parts of South and South East Asia. A holiday where you stuff yourself and then lounge yourself in bed or near a pool if you can afford a house with one.

What if an ill-mannered lout lands his helicopter near by and wants to buy your house? If it were my present condo, I would take up his offer without a blink. But what if the house was Xanadu and the people sitting near the pool were ...

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Who can tell this tale better than me? Lee Falk of course !! So I leave it to him to tell the tale in his own inimitable style. I have to thank Magnus Magnusson for the color strips. I was able to hunt for replacements for the non-English strips.

Wishing you all a very Happy and Prosperous Vishu!!!

Enjoy,

Venkit


5 comments:

AJAY said...

Thanks a lot .

HojO said...

Wish you all a SUBHO NABABARSHA as this is the 1st day(Poila Boishakh) of Bengali year 1420.

And thanks for this strip(with missing pages).

Phantom And Mandrake Fan said...

Wish you all a very Happy, Healthy and a Prosperous New Year. I can't thank you enough for keeping the blog going. Many best wishes to all visitors and readers.

AlbÂș said...

LoT²= (Lot of thanks)²

AlbÂș said...

LoTaR = Lot of Thanks all Ready.