As 2020 rolled around, the world collectively did get not off to a great start to the new year. There were incidents all around the world, be it the Australian bush fires, anti-CAA protests in India, the US-Iran tensions or the growing novel Wuhan Coronavirus pandemic.
Things in my professional life weren’t so great either. I was slogging away 12 plus hours at work without a modicum of personal life. I was aching to get away someplace, even if was for a weekend.
So, when my best friend asked me if I wanted to go with her to the wedding of an ex-colleague whom she had worked with in her previous company and that the wedding was in Kerala, I agreed without a moment’s thought, not even considering the fact that I would be attending a complete stranger’s wedding!