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50 Years. A milestone in its time. Half a century old. Singapore stood independent, relying on its only resource since the proclamation of its independence exactly 50 years ago – us, its citizens. 775 more words
My fading memories seem to be too much for me to carry. Can things get heavier as they evaporate? Do memories really evaporate? If they do then surely they exist somewhere floating above, collecting and condensing into a strange fusion of half- and mis-remembered memories. 198 more words
This is my tribute and my words of gratitude for Singapore’s First Prime Minister who passed away peacefully on 23 March 2015, 3:18am.
Through the past 6 days of national mourning (with tomorrow being the last), we have not only seen a more-than-united Singapore as hundreds of thousands of citizens queue in wait at the Parliament House to pay their last respects to the founding father of the place we call home, but also parts of the world who mourn for his passing. 885 more words