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What’s the Surprise?

After the doorbell rang twice, Cheryl, my girlfriend, hastily blindfolded me with the tie I wore for the dinner date we just went on. Leaving me confused in the dark, the door opened and closed to some footsteps, followed by feminine whispers that I couldn’t quite make out. ‘What’s the surprise? Is someone else there?’…Continue readingWhat’s the Surprise?

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Cheryl’s Bad Friend

After the doorbell rang twice, Cheryl, my girlfriend, hastily blindfolded me with the tie I wore for the dinner date we just went on. Leaving me confused in the dark, the door opened and closed to some footsteps, followed by feminine whispers that I couldn’t quite make out. ‘What’s the surprise? Is someone else there?’…Continue readingCheryl’s Bad Friend

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New Birth, Day

‘Happy birthday Jenna.’ Jason handed her a Hello Kitty soft toy from McDonald’s just before he turned off all the lights in the cafe. For the 19 year old girl who had everything, he had no idea what to give her for her birthday. Instead of thanking him, tears started to swell up in her…Continue readingNew Birth, Day

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Old Flame Burns

‘How have you been! Long time no see!’ The now-engaged friend had caught me off guard when we bumped into each other in town. Her fiancĂ© was there then but his wife, Jessica, was just so thrilled to see me that he couldn’t contain her excitement at all. In the end, he had to leave…Continue readingOld Flame Burns

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Canto-Pop

‘Are you Cantonese?’ The gorgeous girl who looked in her twenties had been sitting in the cafe for over an hour, and spoke to me when I started playing Cantopop over the speakers after hours. As the shop had always been closing early on Sundays, I would stay back to enjoy the peace after working…Continue readingCanto-Pop