|November 11, 2008
Class of 1965
Around the end of Nov 2008, it will be 43 years since we parted company as Form IV students at AKHS, Mombasa. Life has taken us on different journeys - most of us now live away from Kenya.
However, it is our shared past that has kept the bond intact. Over the years, I personally have met many of our class-year mates in different countries and yet there are some whom I have never met, despite some effort in that direction. It would be an absolute thrill if all of us make it a point to attend the...
So sad to hear the news about Nakulan. Can you please pass on my condolences to his nearest and dearest.
Nakulan was a great athlete in our days. He was the captain of my Sultan House. I think he probably broke all the athletic records of our School in the events he participated in.
One vivid memory of his prowess. We were playing a cricket match at our grounds across the road from our School. Nakulan was in the field when an opponent hit a shot towards the boundary. The ball went past him but he was after it with fast speed and stopped the boundary. I was sitting next to one of our opponents and all he could say was "That guy is lightning". Never forget that comment.