Last Thursday was my birth day. Though I usually read late into the
night and wake up late in the morning, I got up very early last Thursday. I observe
a special programme on my birthday every year. The day was full of engagements
and merry making.
I have a number of friends. I go increasing their number by on every year. Last
Thursday it was my sixteenth. birtheday. So I invited my sixteen friends to my birth
I resolved to bring a better change in my life on the birthday. I looked over the year.
which came to an end on last Thursday. I felt sad that a whold year had passed
away and I was none the better for it. I, therefore, resolved to do my best this year.
With such a thought, I prepared a daily routine for myself. I resolved to follow it
throughout the year. I am glad to say that till now I have not missed a single item
in the plan i made for my self last Thursday.
My birth day party was arranged in the evening. My sisters took interest in
decorating the main hall room. There was joy and pleasure every where My mother
was full of smiles. The guests came in time. They all congratulated me on my
birhday. Their kind words filled one with joy. I was overwhelmed with joy to
receive a wrist watch from my uncle as my birth day gift. The guests were
entertained with nice dishes. There was also a programme of light music. One of
my friends thrilled all of us by his sweet songs. At teh request of my friend I also
sang a song. I was deeply moved by the affection shown to me by my elders. We
badly missed our elder brother who was in hte statch for higher studies. The
function was rounded up 10 O’clock in the night.
I bade good night to my parents and retired to my room to sleep. I slept and I did
not know who awakened me next morning on Friday, fresh and ready to do my