Friday, July 02, 2010

Phantom Menace: Part I

The letter was issued yesterday.

Chamat and I had dinner with Mr Anand, Cikgu Yati and Faiz last night.

So I guess finally it has come to fruition. Not in the way I once imagined it would happen, but it happened nevertheless. There are still a lot of gaps to close and loose ends to tighten in the next few months.

When we plan for something, we always picture the moment it materialises. I learnt a long time ago that it never turns out the way you picture it. Most of the time it is an anti climax.

But a good news is still a good news, especially when in the last few years there was hardly any good news at all. We learn to count our blessing.

When I first thought of it (and started writing a long piece on it) about 2 years ago (October 2008), I never thought it would be bloody and long drawn; that it would drag so many innocent people in its trail. But any "war" is never short and precise, US of A is still in Afghanistan 10 years later ha ha despite the shock and awe tactic made popular in the last decade.

I had always referred to the whole thing/campaign/plot as The Phantom Menace, for reasons only known to me (mostly because I am a Star Wars geek).

After the bruises and exhaustion, the news/outcome does not make that much difference, at least not in the manner I thought I would react.

Yet I am also reminded that anything that is good is worth fighting for, it couldn't have happened any other way.

Good luck MCKK and the batches who will come after this, we finally find a closure.


I will blog more narratively this weekend, then we all can move on. It's been a tiring 2 years.


  1. Congrats on a victory well deserved! Savor it and know that no one else could have pulled it off, as talking is easier than actually doing something about it kan (moi included). So now shud b the time to focus on urself instead e.g. KPI kawin ko tu yang asyik jadi moving target aje heh heh

  2. Anonymous12:38 PM

    open table laa...

  3. ha ha jgn mintak Jita open table, mintak Bobo & Fly open table, dengar citer increment sampai 80%!!!!!!

  4. waaaa this time Ling Ting Ting yg ajar Physics laa comment kat sini ha ha.

    Hi Mr Ling!

  5. It is not the end.. it is just the beginning.. congrats & all the best

  6. >Me:

    Ha ha sounds like Terminator:

    I'LL BE BAK!

  7. Anonymous8:51 AM

    理解, 不明白吗?

  8. Anonymous8:39 PM

    kalau gitu suruh Fly open table, die manager hahaha...

  9. Anonymous9:33 AM


  10. ok i don't think it's tan pek soon or ling ting ting anymore.

    ni mesti spam ni.

    ajk keselamatan internet - mcm mana nak buang spam ni?