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First for May!


I know I haven't been updating as much as I wanted to. It's kinda pathetic that for the whole month of April, I only had three posts. Normally, I'd have so many things to tell that it would be just spilling from my brain to my fingertips in my blog. But as it turned out, while April was somewhat dramatic and eventful (some), I didn't want to put it in as a memory because they were not fond memories I'd rather have... It involved a whole lot of anger and frustration that were just no fun at all. Hence, the lack of entries throughout the entire month.

But of course after every single cloudy day, a sunnier one would emerge. The only unpredictability of that is whether the day would continue to be sunny or not. Same goes for April. The very last day of April, despite all the hallu-ballu during work that day, I had one of the most enjoyable time with Pinkstar as we had dinner at a nearby Nasi Kandar shop. We laughed so much and so hard, there were tears in my eyes, literally! We also had another reason to let all our stresses of April to flow so freely out of us... it was a three-day Labour Day weekend the very next day. As we all expelled our sighs of relief, we poured over all the stupid stresses we went through and just burst into a whole big laugh about it. Woe is me... yes, you! (a little inside joke).

The next day, I was up rather early but went throughout the day sleepy as hell! With hardly anything to eat at home but feeling oh-so-sleepy and exhausted, I just chilled at home eating cornflakes and bread with cheese watching cartoons and whatever else is on on the tele. Buffy had already left to run her errands with her fiance so it was just me and the tele. But not before I called up the ISP to check on my internet connection. Yes, that's bummed out again. So they lodged a report for me to send a technician over - have yet to get that guy to the house though. By the time it was lunch time, I was more sleepy than hungry so I napped for about an hour. Then because I wanted to return my SIL's DVDs, which I never got around to watching, I hoisted myself up and drove over to their pad stopping at Dunkin Donuts on the way. Ended up loitering in their house long enough to watch 'Bride Wars' on DVD. But because it was such a lay-zee day, I decided to head on back home to just chill. Managed to get Buffy to bring home some hot dogs for din din and we ended up watching 'Chicken Little' again. Hehe!

Saturday was more eventful. I was up and rarring by 9.30am. I was excited!! I was going to meet my housemates from Uni!!! Yay....!

We had a lovely day planned out. Movies and then lunch. Thinking that we were going to catch 'Confessions of a Shopaholic', I was surprised with 'He's Just Not That Into You' instead. ooh... It was really a good movie. I just wished I didn't see it on Saturday (but only for a little while). I had SO MUCH FUN watching with the girls. And lunch was scrumptious!!! That day, I went home a very happy girl. :D

Alexis at The Gardens

Pizzas - mui delish!!

Our Great Pav!!

From L-R: Sham (Gaya's friend), yours truly, Raff, Yoong Whei, Gaya


Sunday... D-day. Why D-day? Well, Buffy and her colleague had decided to introduce me to this guy who works in their office. We were meeting up on Sunday with 'He's Just Not That Into You' and lunch. Now you know why I wished I didn't see that movie on Saturday. Luckily, I could still be surprised with the story line so it was as if I was watching it for the first time. I don't know whether it was an appropriate movie for a first 'date' though but we all had a good laugh after that.


Yes, the meet up went well. Although it was a little difficult to do the whole lets-get-to-know-each-other conversation since we met up in a group. But it was still a lot of fun. We'll see if he would want to be friends. Btw, I'm NOT going to be Gigi in HJNTIY. I promise. :P


NOT ME


So here we are again, Monday and all is HELL. Heh! Ava moderately good week peeps!!

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