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Day 113: Thanks to a great person

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This is a personal post. This is to thank a wonderful person I know. He is my A's uncle. The one person in the family who is different (yeah, all of them are unique, but he surely is) and special. He is a great and distinguished professor. He has won prestigious awards for his service to the student community and contribution to research. A genius mathematician and computer scientist, he is the most humble person I have ever met (of course, after my dad). He reminds me of my dad in many ways of being very simple and humble. He has varied interests in old movies, books, and of course, puzzles. Despite his quiet demeanor, he does make his presence felt. I remember a family dinner meeting we had at A's cousin's place and one of our friends was invited for that. Even though my uncle-in-law just stayed for the conversation for about 10-20 minutes, he left a mark and in fact after that, our friend was keen to know more about him than others. He never boasts of his achievements and is a patient listener. He is very nice and I am glad my A got some of his traits :D and interest in science because of him. He is also wonderful with kids and all of A's nephews and niece love to spend their time with him more than anyone else. I don't know how he does it but he amazes me how he can keep them hooked and curious with fun and interesting experiments. He also shows little magic tricks. He is a great person and this thank you note is for his kind and thoughtful cards he posts every occasion. He was very kind enough to even send a nice gift and a lovely note for even getting through an exam. Thanks to him,  Thanks to A for giving me a great family and thanks to God.

Thanks, 'R' Chithappa. 
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