The Saturday We Relaxed With Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey At Home

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10.00 am – Had apples,

a mug of milo,

2 half boiled eggs,

buttered toasts,

2 actually,

for breakfast.

11.00 am – Saw this in my email before

watching Gossip Girl s02e11.

12.00 pm – Watched Prison Break s04e11.

01.00 pm – Went over to the great Lam Fatt for their kiam chai boey (and chicken + duck meat of course).

lam fatt

The duck.

The chicken.

The most delicious kiam chai boey in the world.

And another chicken. :p

02.00 pm – Went over to Sunshine Farlim to look for a foldable car shade but tarak.

02.30 pm – Went over to the nearby Jalan Kampung Pisang for the swimming Ah pek’s pancake.

Saw an accident at Brooks Road on the way to

Phor Tay’s temple to

donate some of my usable but unwanted stuff

for Tzu Chi to collect. Good place to drop off old, usable unwanted items like books, clothes, newpapers, fans, water bottles, etc.

03.00 pm – Went over to Midlands Park.

Bought a car sun shade.

03.30 pm – Took PCJ for a bathe.

Ban chien koay while waiting.

Good stuff. Rm 25. 6 sessions. Includes hand washing your exterior and vacuuming your interior.

04.00 pm – Was thirsty as hell. Made huge servings of honey lemon.

07.00 pm – Had carrot + cucumber stir fried,

cuttlefish stir fried,

and garlic black soy sauce chicken + pork

for dinner.

08.00 pm – Watched Lost In Translation.

12.00 am – Had some fun

at home.

02.00 am – zzzzzzZZZZZZZZZZZZzzzzzzzz

The Sunday I Went To Phor Tay For Grand Dad’s Death Anniversary

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08.30 am – I’d love to sleep in the morning after a night of drinking but..

09.30 am – Had breakfast. Mandarin’s Wan Than Mee.

10.00 am – Picked up granddad’s sister.

10.30 am – Arrived at Phor Tay Temple to pray for granddad’s passing (Chinese calendar).

The house of very old tortoises.

Bought joss sticks for RM1.

This is how the typical procedure for praying at Phor Tay temple works. First, you light the joss sticks

at the mini altar, situated in the middle of all the passed away people’s faces.

And then you bring your joss stick around to the mega altar.

Or if you are not familiar, you can follow an old regular, like in my case, g-dad’s sis.

At our first stop, we shake shake our joss sticks and stuck 3 into the urn.

A closer look at how the main altar actually looks like.

Then we went to shake shake the joss sticks at the big urn near the flagpoles, supposedly for Ti Kong a.k.a. Granddaddy of The Skies.

And thirdly, we ‘pai pai-ed’ Budai, the Laughing Buddha who looks a lot like Anthony.

Lastly, we stuck 1 joss stick into each of the remaining urn in the hall of passed away people.

Side effect of holding joss sticks tightly.

Seems like my granny already did the job of having someone cook offerings

in remembrance of her hubby’s death.

A random shot.

And then my camera battery died. =(

01.00 pm – Then my uncle brought us to a chicken rice coffee shop somewhere in town. Man, I would so love to show you the picture of the size of dishes he ordered. I tell you, it was HUGE.

02.45 pm – Went for guitar lesson.

03.45 pm – Went to Gurney and tried out new Daytona moves with John Lim.

06.00 pm – Lepak-ed around my room.

07.00 pm – Dinner-ed with buddies at 3N ikan bakar.

Not bad eh? RM12 per person.

08.00 pm – Filled up PCJ.

12.00 am – zzzZZZZZZZzzzzzzzzzzzzzz