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Life Partner

When I get older I appreciate my better half even more She has been a constant in changing times When I get older We can take each other for granted She complements me To make a whole When I get … Continue reading

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Jelutong Tree

Jelutong, Jelutong Dyera Costulata by scientific name Tall among trees Rising above the rest Big columnar trunk With girth of 6.2 metres Small white flowers dropped like rain Carpeting the ground and dried leaves Its latex was used to make … Continue reading

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Rain

Earlier, heat of afternoon sun Living room darkened Anticipation of heavy rain Sound of huge rain drops hitting at windows Feeling of cool comfort Window panes misted Rain came thick Cascading down vertical walls Opposite buildings blurred Slashing sound accompanied … Continue reading

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The Boardwalk at MacRitchie

Walking, left right left right Purposeful, mindfully Along calm water edge Rain forest on the right Colours of green and brown Natural, not arranged Cool even with morning sun For most parts shady walk Some parts bright and sunny Birds … Continue reading

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Mountains

Mighty, Majestic, Magnificent Mountains Snow-capped for winter, lush green for spring Beautiful autumn colours to behold Clouds love to caress mountains so high Imaginative people try to see forms and shapes Give names like jade dragon snow mountain Artists love … Continue reading

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Water

Where there is water, there is life. Water cleanses and quenches thirst. Water flows from rain to streams, waterfalls, rivers and ocean. From a single drop, it gathers more to become part of a big ocean. The sound of water … Continue reading

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Loving the Trees

How often do we look up at the trees and admire them? Trees outlive men. Some survive for thousands of years. Sweet smells come from trees like the Tembusu trees. Durians, rambutans come from trees. Birds, insects, small animals live … Continue reading

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