But money is and never will be enough – so be thankful with what you have now because it is always better than nothing.
Oh, you know, those moments when what they say actually makes it worse or makes you even more frustrated. You know the words. Any of these sound familiar?
They make “fairy-tale weddings” look like it’s last season when they go all out… while the rest of us mere mortals savour it greedily through the over-brightened 5-inch screens of our phones.
These kinds of thoughts and demands … they sure raise a good question (and I’m sure it is an unpopular one), are Malays an entitled bunch?
We Malaysians know Raya is coming when the softly invasive-hypnotic whispers of “Yusuf Taiyoob” begin to slowly make their way out of radio ads… … and when the Mak Cik Nasi Kerabu’s stall is no longer present at the bazaar. Without you noticing it, it’s already the last week of Ramadan. Besides getting stuck in […]
I remember feeling anxious enough to not be able to fall asleep despite it being half past one in the morning – the air was still with anticipation, the neighbourhood streets eerily quiet, but somehow I could hear the breath everyone was holding. I caved in to sleep not much later, a huge part of […]
People are imperfect and that’s why families are imperfect. But sometimes, they’re beyond that imperfection and are just downright a pain in the ass.