cross your heart and hope to die in Nepali

In a previous Wordpress blog, I described an interchange that provided a fun cultural nugget. How does a Nepali say "cross your heart and hope to die?"Every Nepali schoolchild knows the answer. They make a certain gesture which means " I will do this or may I have mumps."Readers asked me to demo the gesture on YouTube - what choice do I have, other than to oblige?Rajya is a BN student at LNC, has many years of critical care background, and also a sense of humor. An honor to teach this person. Today we had a discussion of the druh adenosine in English and Nepali, anybody would have enjoyed. I have this idea that if Rajya encountered a bare-handed surgeon, she would exactly which instrument was called for........