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Month: June 2004

First Book Out From Tekong!

First Book Out From Tekong!

Finally! Back to civilization for about 30 hours or so. I’m starting to get a tan, muscles are growing and I generally feel fitter. Whoo! Now that I’ve entered NS, I am finally beginning to realize the importance of NS. Yeah, some of you may complain that NS is a pain, SAF = “Serve and F*** off” (no offence to the SAF – and yes, this is one of the bad things one learns in the SAF), but once you…

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Welcome To The Army

Welcome To The Army

10 more hours remain before I step foot on Tekong. Seems that I have everything packed, I guess. Sadly, I don’t have a keepsake to remember and hope on, like Aragorn has his Evenstar. Everyone seems to be predicting either that I’m going to have a hell lot of time suffering or that NS sucks. LOL! I am, however, mentally prepared – as I’ve said, expect the unexpected. Well, then, I’m off to bed. I’m going to be uncontactable for…

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FISSION MAILED

FISSION MAILED

(Below is a letter I recieved today, and comments are in italics.) Dear Mr Soh APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION TO NANYANG TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY IN ACADEMIC YEAR 2004-5 Thank you for your application and your interest in studying at our university. We appreciate the time and effort you took in applying to us and have reviewed your application thoroughly. Each application we recieve has its merits but with the record number of applications we recieved this year and the strong competition for…

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Entering NTU

Entering NTU

MISSION: Enter NTU STATUS: ASSUMED FAILURE (A)BORT/(R)ETRY/(F)AIL? No, I haven’t recieved the reject letter yet, but better to expect the unexpected. Haha…Time to start studying for SAT and maybe take A-Level subjects also…LOL!

Faithless is He Who Says Goodbye When The Road Darkens

Faithless is He Who Says Goodbye When The Road Darkens

I was on my way home from a friend’s house when I took a bus back home, and decided to ride out the whole ride since its a loop service. Went from the area near my friend’s place, to the area around my place, and then into Jurong West, and further on, at the Nanyang area. Passed by a few churches, a lot of HDB blocks and quite a few parks as well. As I sat on the bus thinking…

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