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“Death in the Clouds” by Agatha Christie – A Book Review

Death in the Clouds was written in 1935. Death occurred in Chapter One on an airplane flying from Paris to Croydon. Of the eleven passengers, the famous private detective Hercule Poirot was on the same flight. It was inconceivable that … Continue reading

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40 years of NS brotherhood

Our get-to-together event on Friday was featured in TODAY’s newspapers. Still together after all these years. Celebrating 40 years of NS brotherhood http://bit.ly/2x3VNkr

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40 years of Camaradarie celebrated

Back in 1977, forty-nine young officer cadets graduated from the Officer Cadet School as Second Lieutenants. We went through tough training and field exercises together as a fighting unit. Our bonds and camaraderie lasted through the test of time. We … Continue reading

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You walk alone

When you came to this world, you were alone. You depended on your parents and people around you. They were the people who cleaned you, fed you, and protected you. They were your caregivers. They watched over you until you … Continue reading

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I Remember – I was enrolled in English-Medium stream in primary school (1964)

My two older brothers went to Chinese schools where Chinese was the main medium of instructions. My sister after them chose English-medium stream and I followed in her footsteps. Back in early 1960s, my parents already knew how to hedge … Continue reading

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“The Marseille Caper” by Peter Mayle – A Book Review

I have read all four Capers written by Peter Mayle. If you plan to read Peter Mayle’s novels on Capers, I recommend that you read them in sequence, ie The Vintage Caper, followed by The Marseille Caper, The Corsican Caper … Continue reading

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I Remember – Matriculation for Accountancy course in 1978-9

I was given a place to pursue Bachelor of Accountancy in the University of Singapore (SU) in 1978. At the end of three years, I was awarded a degree from the National University of Singapore (NUS). The SU name was … Continue reading

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