Himat hai tou paas kar, warna bardasht kar!

We always complain and vain about Karachi’s transportation system and here I am doing that again. I was traveling in a public bus. We know their conditions but some are so bad (like the one in which I was commuting) that you never know if flooring would collapse and your feet might touch the ground. Then one rickshaw literally skipped the chance of accident with the bus and it’s side mirror only got affected or else it would have rock n’ roll-ed on the ground. Btw I love Rickshaws but I equally value safety. Motorbikes walon ke liye tou my lips are sealed.

Then most of us Karachites don’t have any civic sense and many of us don’t even know how to drive, forget the etiquette. Now during such incidents, I sometimes wonder why is it that we get silent after bomb blasts in Karachi. Why are there no reservations at channels to show dead bodies? May be we don’t value human life or maybe the apathy in us has deepen its roots.

8 Comments so far

  1. fasee on February 19th, 2009 @ 9:55 am

    Ahem Ahem….

    Nice thoughts…i advocate that aswell yara.

    but jub gareeban main dekhta hoon tu….i dont find any positive thing on my account aswell.

    hum sab hi mil ker tu society bantay hain

  2. بستنی (wasiq) on February 19th, 2009 @ 11:15 am

    han han pata hai…perd lein gay toh kaam hee aein gay warna toh kaam hee aein gay….!lol

  3. fasee on February 19th, 2009 @ 11:28 am

    wisaq bhai aap ki her jumlay main gay 2 dafa kiyoon hota hai.

    mamla kabil-e-gor hai

  4. بستنی (wasiq) on February 19th, 2009 @ 11:39 am

    yeah toh mein ney Raheel Sab ko Thankyou bool ney kay wastey ….nudget kia tha khair lets see !

  5. fasee on February 19th, 2009 @ 2:20 pm

    ik taraf gay..oper say raheel ko chernay ki tamana.

    khud hi bata do yeh majra kiya hai

  6. بستنی (wasiq) on February 19th, 2009 @ 2:51 pm

    kya karein Unn ki doo se char ho gaein hain…..

  7. faylasuf on February 19th, 2009 @ 7:31 pm

    Safety First

    Two safety measures which i never forget (m not talkin bout below 50km/hr speed or seatbelts)

    Stay away from ne thing which is completely covered by ne fabric(read shuttle cocks) or has facial hair which has never seen a blade

    burqa and darhi dou alag alag imtehan hain on khi roads, so stay away and b safe!

    p.s. dont mean no insult, just sharing simple observations

  8. بستنی (wasiq) on February 19th, 2009 @ 7:46 pm

    "mian mein toh kehtee houn paas ja kar samjhatey hain….agar nahein mantey hain toh pheir shehr chordney ka samaan kartey hain…."

    and what about the black gloves….? and dark glasses….?

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