Author Archives: Mahua Guharoy Gupta

Hope for the best , Be prepared for the worst!

Light of Hope

“But at my back I always hear
Time’s winged chariot hurrying near;”
I always wondered, all through my growing up years, as well as during my youth what this actually meant. Are these two statements not contradictory!? Every time I appeared for a written test my hope will be directly related to my preparation, I failed to realize the implication of the saying all my life.

But today I somewhat started understanding this, or so I think. When life has put in front of me some such aspirations which are just beyond my control. It is not a written test or a job interview for which I can burn some midnight oil and be well prepared. I am beginning to understand what it is to hope for the best and be prepared for the worst.

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