Between <em>Vicky Donor</em> and <em>Piku</em>, two vital aspects of my life have been neatly covered. I am a Bong girl married to a Punjabi boy. (I use the word "girl" and 'boy' here quite loosely, considering I've completed 10 years of marriage). Everything you need to know about my wedding has been covered in the movie <em>Vicky Donor</em>, with a few exceptions - one, sperm donation did not figure in my life, and, two, my father is nothing like the film's Bengali dad who refuses to drink alcohol at the wedding.
Gargi Mehra is a software professional by day, a writer by night and a mother at all times. Her short stories and essays have appeared in numerous literary magazines. She blogs at http://gargimehra.wordpress.com/.
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