Our annual “entrance” pose, except it’s not Christmas which is when we would gather. This time, our friends from “down under” are back for a visit and we just have to gather. Another couple will be returning to Perth in August. It’s just so delightful to renew this friendly bond. Just being together brings cheer to the heart.
Everybody brought something – the Aussies would call it “bring a plate” – we had fish head curry, rojak, glutinous rice, roasted meat, mango salad, curry chicken, pastries, lychees, longans, grapes – what a delicious spread.
The conversations stretched from Singapore political scene (livened by the recent general election and the forthcoming presidential election, ministers’ pay);