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Destiny! What is it a six letter words that holds the magic of the life.. Everything in this life happens because it was destined to happen. We meet people for we are destined to meet them, some stay, some leave and then there is one who changes our entire destiny itself. The one meeting which turns out to be the biggest turning point of our life and the life changes without us even realizing it. Its all planned by destiny and when that happens its magic.
This life is full of magic waiting to be discovered and unleashed, don’t stop looking for it you never know when magic happens and you change, life changes and love happens. Love is one of a kind of magic, it makes every thing around us beautiful, it’s the greatest gift of life to us. I believe in true love, I believe in love at first sight. It doesn’t mean there will all rainbows and unicorns; no there won’t be. But finding that one person for whom all the troubles look tiny is love, is life in its true sense. You are alive with magic when you are in love. So let’s go and live one such love story which is nothing special but its the most special story. Story of two strangers, two opposites Manik and Nandini, who when met glowed like stars and fireflies after a stormy rainy night and the biggest magic called love happened. A love which changed them, a love which consumed them, a love that’s written by destiny, a love which will not find it’s place in any history books; but as long as the stars and fireflies will glow it will remain alive in them, long after Manik and Nandini are gone.
Meet the lovers and their cupids:
Manik Malhotra, the guy born with the silver spoon. A prince to every girls’ dream. Tall, handsome with those perfect eyes which can speak everything his heart holds but never speak, eyes that melt everyone who dares to look into them. He has everything a huge business empire promising great wealth. He is a great musician, lead guitarist and singer of the most popular band Fab5. He has a perfect life,his music, great friends and a girl friend who loves him more than anything or anyone else. but he never smiles. No one knows what Manik’s smile is like. So does he have a perfect life ? Does he love the girl back in the same way? Does he even love her?
Nandini Murthy, One look at this petite Mangalorian girl and all you would notice is her smile which brightens up even a lost heart, big beautiful eyes that smile and make you fall in love with them and that beautiful hair which keeps on falling on her face and she keeps on removing them with tiring. Nandini is not rich, she lost her parents in an accident, has a younger brother and lives with her grand mom whom she calls Ams in Mangalore. Life is very soon taking her to Mumbai where her story begins.
Dhruv, Manik’s best friend. A guy who is the most silent of the Fab5, he never talk much but he has a connection with Manik that no one else has. He know him like no one does. But there would be happenings that would drive these two apart.
Cabir, undoubtedly the coolest guy of the campus. A favourite of girls and an out and out prankster. But there are things about him that even his best friends don’t know. He will become the biggest cupid for Manik and one day they both will be more than friends
Alya, he only identity is she is Manik’s girlfriend. A total diva, Manik is the love of her life. She grew up with just one notion that she belongs to him and no one else. But does Manik has ever felt the same way for her, does he even love her?
Mukti, the most troubled girl of Fab5. A girl who loved and got betrayed and this betrayal has made her bitter about everything in life.
Harshad, Alya’s brother and Manik’s arch nemesis. Everything about him is grey.
Navya, a simpleton like Nandini but very filmy. She’s from Patna, small town girl with big dreams. She will be Nandini’s best friend and they will stand for each other in every situation.
Nyonika Malhotra, Manik’s mother or rather his enemy whom he love to hate.
Mr & Mrs Murthy, the most sweetest and probably the best parents in this world. They are Nandini’s uncle and aunty whom she calls chacha and chachi.
Ams, Nandini’s grand mom who has raised her and her brother with the best values and principles any child can get.
Rishabh, Nandini’s brother who became a patient of mysterious disease after his accident.
And yes the most important Space Academy, the place where Manik and nandini would meet and their story would begin, the place which becomes the greatest witness to their love story. Space Academy is Manik and Fab5′s playing ground but things will change with Nandini and Navya coming in. Two opposites will meet here where their fates will entwined and a great love story is just waiting to be born.
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