Around and about, a busy time

 Truth pursued in the debating court

Truth pursued in the debating court

 and in the classroom

and in the classroom

 we must know how to write

we must know how to write

 modern techniques creep in

modern techniques creep in

 Our friends come to see what we're up to

Our friends come to see what we're up to

 Our neighbors are less impressed

Our neighbors are less impressed

 they forge on valiantly

they forge on valiantly

 I visit Jodhpur

I visit Jodhpur

 to see my multitasking father

to see my multitasking father

 who delights in marriage to Sandra

who delights in marriage to Sandra

 People in Jodhpur are modest

People in Jodhpur are modest

 they live in modest homes

they live in modest homes

 enjoying modest lives

enjoying modest lives

 laid back

laid back

 and happy

and happy

 They mind their own business

They mind their own business

 They’re cool

They’re cool

 real cool

real cool

 they share their tea

they share their tea

 and beedis

and beedis

 the love-bugs enjoy

the love-bugs enjoy

 the younger ones work

the younger ones work

 and play

and play

 while elders relax

while elders relax

 Paparazzi are shooed away

Paparazzi are shooed away

 Then Delhi for a moment with father and god father

Then Delhi for a moment with father and god father

 and then to Dharamsala

and then to Dharamsala

 but soon on the road again… to Zurich and then porsched to Bern

but soon on the road again… to Zurich and then porsched to Bern

 and on to Basel...

and on to Basel...

 a whiff of Paris

a whiff of Paris

 and to the Tuscan hills

and to the Tuscan hills

 where fellow monks plan a monastery

where fellow monks plan a monastery

 then Florence

then Florence

 to see old friends

to see old friends

 and on to Rome for communion at Giolitti's

and on to Rome for communion at Giolitti's

 and a blessing from San Antonio

and a blessing from San Antonio

 Then on to Delhi book fair

Then on to Delhi book fair

 and Dharamsala where the pursuit of truth goes on

and Dharamsala where the pursuit of truth goes on