15 Types of People in the Metro

Yashna Paliya, Batch of 2017 If you have ever travelled by the Metro, chances are that you’d have encountered more enigmatic personalities here than you’d have had anywhere else in the world. It’s really a bizarre melange of people who continue to provide me with unending entertainment. Shall we begin? 1. The verbose auntie. She is the ‘jaan of the women’s coach’ and shutting up has never been in her genes. She has to talk about everything and take in her daily dose…

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Life of a Dayski

Life of a Dayski

Note: This article was written in the Metro (with an auntie peering into my phone), because I spend a major chunk of my life in it. The life of my kind is not an easy one. It’s not all fairy glitter, and to be honest, Paris Hilton’s dog probably leads a better life than a dayski engineer. But life has given me more lemons than this. The hostels that everybody thinks the day skis want…

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