Monthly Archives: February 2006

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i celebrated my belated birthday with two other barflies (missy and serendipity) at wala last saturday.

duckies...

it was a simple affair. no mexican dance :P, no merlions and no striptease. lol. it was basically so-so music, shirlyn wasnt there!!!! and dennis was there instead. bah. i was there for the unXpected, not EIC. -___-

i have not drank any alcohol for 2 months and i told the girls that i was gonna abstain from alcohol... and dear old missy had to order a flaming for me. from telling the waitor firmly with an icy glare to take the damn drink away and trying to run away, nothing worked.

the waitor shot me back the icy glare and just waited while terz shoved his chair and blocked my only escape.

so.... i had to drink it. thank god, i didnt go crazy or did a drunken merlion. had too many of those incidents last year. then gracey crazily went to buy tequila shots. >.< argh. it was a simple sweet gathering. thanks to all who attended. and thanks for the prezzies! i love them! but ah... cowboycaleb! why did you buy the duckies for us? i no bath-tub leh! you wanna buy bath-tubs for us too? :p

the bdae party!

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about a year ago, when i was then venturing into my first long distance relationship, i was having doubts and insecurities on whether would the relationship work out at all.

a very good friend of mine then advised me to perhaps explore the possibilities of an "open" relationship.

when i heard that, my first reaction was "NO!". wasnt that almost like cheating on yourself and the partner, i thought. i may have went out with other guys during the time he was away, but they meant nothing to me but just friends.

everyone needs companionship. and that is what will be lacking when one goes the ldr way. yes, you may have the msn messaging, sms-ing or perhaps long distance calls, but something else is missing in the relationship. you don't get to see the person face to face, touch the person, hug or kiss.

to put it very simply, the physical and the emotional aspects are missing. and we're just talking about hugs and kisses. (now you dirty perverts, no one is gonna talk about sex, so you can stop reading now!)

being physical with your partner is very important. or at least to me.

i am a very physical person (dont think crooked!). when i talk to my friends, i tend to touch them. perhaps a tap on the shoulder, a brief hold on the hand, a goodbye hug and perhaps a goodbye kiss on the cheek. i don't shun away from these gestures of affection (unless its from someone i dettest or am not comfortable with) unlike some i know.

thus, when he went away, i felt void. something was terribly missing in my life. or at least temporarily missing (budden we broke up, so that's another story altogether.) physically, i missed his hugs and kisses. emotionally, i missed him a hell lot. no wonder, some people mentioned tat being in a LDR is like being semi-attached.

though we still had our msn-conversations at least 5 times weekly, there was something missing. something felt wrong and i felt we were drifting apart. and we did.

would it be a different story if we had dated someone else? i don't think so. in the end, instead of drifting apart from each other, we might instead be drifting apart to someone else.

i tested tiger about 10 minutes ago by testing waters by asking him if he was open (heh. pun intended) to an "open relationship". thankfully, like me, he doesnt like to share. (he says, unless its with a hot chick, and if he gets to join in. -___-) we'll only share with each other 🙂

now, tell me. what's your take on these kind of relationships?

couples..

and erm tiger, heh. sorry for shocking you. and no, i'm not thinking of dating guys behind your back. *cough*

pls: please do not use that picture. commissioned work wor! i paid money for this drawing! Done by the lovely vonvonz.

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have you ever felt so left behind?

after a whole lot of leave taken during the last two weeks, by the time i go back to work, there is a whole hell lot of files on my table signalling lots of work, there are hundreds (and i mean hundreds!!!!) of emails left in my mailbox to clear plus a signal that my mailbox is effing full, which means, after clearing the emails, hundreds more will be coming thru, my table seems to accumulate a bit of dust.

the rosebud on my table seems to have nicely bloomed, coming to work seems foreign and i feel so unfamiliar with work.

god! i wanna be on leave again!