Category Archives: sights

the things i see

Auntie’s style ~ 安娣风格

When factory produced cakes are going at two for the price of one, the Auntie would buy two and pass one to the neighbour. This is the beauty of staying at the same place for decades and forming relationships with … Continue reading

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Cab-driver ~ 计程车司机

How many times have you complained about cab-drivers recently? What is your pet peeve about cab drivers? Have you met any cab drivers who cared recently? I was in a cab today. A simple cab without the fanciful premier service … Continue reading

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Branding ~ 品牌塑造

I passed by an amusing scene recently. Watching the passing scenery from the bus, I saw this old-school shophouse seafood restaurant setting the mood for Mid-Autumn Festival by decorating their restaurant with lanterns. On a second look, I almost burst … Continue reading

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Bus ~ 巴士

The shuttle bus was hot. Way hotter than the weather outside. “Darn! The air-con is down! It’s so hot and stuffy!” someone standing behind me complains. “Never mind, it’s just a short trip.” another said. And through the whole 5 … Continue reading

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Jing Yong’s fault ~ 金庸的错

A variety show hosted by popular Taiwanese host Zhang Xiao Yan. One of the questions was as follows: Multiple Choice Question. Gunpowder is discovered by Taoist priests while practicing alchemy. May I know when did we start having fireworks? Me: … Continue reading

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White hair ~ 白头发

A: Hey! You have white hair there! Do you want me to pluck it out? B: NO! Pluck out one strand and it would grow three white strands back! C: Hmmmmm… then why not pluck out the black ones so … Continue reading

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HIYOH!! ~ 哎哟!!

The book I am currently reading is Breaking the surface, the autobiography of Greg Louganis. He is the 1984 and 1988 Olympics diving double gold medalist for three-meter springboard and ten-meter platform. He is a AIDS-positive homosexual. I like the … Continue reading

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Rubik’s Cube ~ 魔术方块

A while ago, the ah-boy was engrossed in solving Rubik’s cube because, well, his social circle was engrossed in it. Someone from his circle boasted, “Just try the trick I told you! It would definitely work! I can even tell … Continue reading

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Timing ~ 时机

For the longest of time, I have been trying to find two items which I am very very sure is in my possession. The thing about these two items are: they do not come with a SIM card or a … Continue reading

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Belated ~ 迟到

Merry Belated Christmas!! Happy Belated New Year!! And this very heartless blogger is actually still alive!! :D 迟来的圣诞祝福!! 迟来的新年快乐!! 由此可见,这位没心肝的博客,还健在人间!!:D

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