Tom and Jerry live!

Watching the Tom and Jerry show live isn't half as fun as watching the animated version on T.V. Especially, when the bickering begins as soon as you open your eyes and you are longing for a peaceful cup of coffee with the day's paper. R and S are surely the human forms of the (in)famous pair.

Without the partner in crime, the individual brats languish in quiet boredom. Once the two meet, it is chemical explosion of a different kind. They have to replicate what the other is doing, notwithstanding the collateral damage or the semblance of general peace being shredded around. Added to the mayhem is the echo effect provided by the younger brat repeating every word uttered by the older.

Equipped with equal amounts of mischief quotient, one pulls the leg of the other with the sole intention of creating ripples in the otherwise calm atmosphere. The other takes the bait too promptly, as though programmed to perfection, and all hell breaks loose.

And, then at sometimes, they play with so much love and maturity and that you can't help being amused, go 'aww' and smile, while at the same time wait with bated breath for the moment when the situation would be reversed unceremoniously

When they are united, it is tough to keep cool and when they bicker you'd wish that the earth swallowed you up so that there is some silence at least there!

Isn't this the exact script of the Tom & Jerry show too?

Courtesy:google.com

28 comments:

  1. This one has been on my mind for a while too. Tom and Jerry like situations certainly give me hope that there is place for child like emotion at times of distress too.

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  2. Totally empathis. Got my own Tom n Jerry too. PEace? What's that?

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    1. haha..I know when the situation is a permanent one, you can safely throw the word out of the dictionary :-)

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  3. enjoy while its last...when the babies grow, we are left looking for those kids...and their pranks :))

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    1. aah..yes, somehow I need to remind myself each time to enjoy the moment then and not in hindsight! ;-)

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  4. ha ha .. tom and jerry... Asking for peace :P

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    1. hahaha..I know, how can I, right? ;-)

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  5. Hahaha.....Reminds me of me and my brother...I know now how my mom would have felt :P Embrace their mischief and bask in their love :)

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    1. I have newly found respect for all parents with more than one kid! *shudder* :-)))

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  6. hahhaa soooo cute :D is all I can say :) such little fights :) creates wonderful memories ahead :) lovely post

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  7. Very sweet :) But yeah you gotta pay peace as the price. It comes with the package, doesn't it? ;)

    Keirthana

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  8. ha ha...Got reminded of similar episodes between me and my brother....Sweet post Uma!

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    1. True, my sister and I was recollecting our days :-)

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  9. Cute post, totally believable, I am witness to it on a daily basis at home! But am totally hooked:)

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    1. glad that you are hooked, Vibha!I would be searching for the remote to mute out or change the channel ;-)

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  10. What would life be without these sibling squabbles huh?

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  11. The squabbles between kids are certainly akin to Tom and Jerry show but you do not have the choice to turn it off:) Best wishes for the New Year to you and family!

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    1. Happy new year to you and your family too, Rahulji!

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  12. I could actually visualise what me and my brother used to do... and now that we are all grown up my mom misses the action :D

    Lovely post Uma <3

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    1. hahaha..the action is always sweeter in hindsight I guess :-)

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  13. Haha!! Nice read!! Sibling-fights are to cherish for life.. :-)

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