Saturday, June 24, 2006
today was damn tiring!!we played "the Amazing Race"-JG edition.it's a youth group activity held by the youths basicly..we have to go all over S'pore..as in really WHOLE of S'pore..okla..abit exaggerating but we did travel back and forth both ends of the MRT line=.= ..our starting point was at church, which is at Lavendar..the first station was to BoonLay..but before we head off to our checkpoint, we have to describe the vicinity of the mrt station and that stranger has to guess the station that we are suppose to go..BUT!!if we're suppose to go BoonLay and the person guessed PasirRis we have to go all the way tto PasirRis and ask the strangers to guess where we're going again(which is @ BoonLay=.=)..that's if that person guessed the wrong station la..one of the teams kena lor!!so suay..they were at ClarkQuay..and their next destination was MarinaBay..so they have to describe MarinaBayand ask a stranger to guess the place they were going..i think cos the members described wrongly and the stranger said Pongol!!!so they had to go all the way to Pongol and ask another stranger to get back to MarinaBay..hahas!!fun right^^okok.anyways..at the first station..which was wat BoonLay, our challenge was to go to NTUC and shop for the list of items given within the 1hr or 45min given..cant really remember..we were given $30 to spend la..the whole NTUC was like so nisy can!!hahas.after gathering all our stuffs we had 20 min lunch break and after that we headed off to our 2nd station which is at ClarkQuay..then again..we had to ask strangers to guess the station we were describing..THANK GOD they guessed correctly..hahas..the train journey was damn long la..but at least we had time to rest and sleep on the train a lil while..hahas.our challenge there was to find TCC and buy a drink called "Peach Me Up"damn shiok!!!but its $6.20=( damn ex la...but its subsidised.all included in the 30 bucks..so its ok..hahas.so the 3rd checkpoint is MarinaBay..that's where the other group got forfieted to go all the wat to Pongol..hahas!so we approached strangers again and they guessed correctly!!hehe.our challenge at MarinaBay was to buy a kite within our remaining 30 bucks and fly it and let it stay there in the sky for 15 mins.=.=none of us flew kites before lor!!haha!we attempted a couple of times then FINALLY sophia got it up..she like pro lor!hahas.there were a number of teams ahead of us..but all of them got stuck trying to fly their kites..hahas.after 15mins was up we bite our string and jus left leaving the kite still way up in the sky..hahas.if the group didnt finish within the expected time they had to do forfeits la obviously..hmm.stuff like asking 2 strangers to cross the road and wave to you or ask a stranger to help you fly the kite..hahas.suuper lame la..haha.ok..so the 4th station which is the final one..was at Tampines..we asked another stranger to guess the place blah blah and ya we cleared that one too..the journey was suuper long too..good in a sense that it allows us to cool down and catch our breaths and of cos..appreciate the aircon..hahas.the challenge there was to find Tampines library and play a game of Mastermind..thr expected time to finish it was 45 min but we cleared it at around 10 mins la..hahas.the library was like miles away from the MRT station la..so we had to run a loooong way back...ohh.and we "jay walked" lots of roads during the race..lol!hmm.since we cleared all stations we had to head back to church to report..of cos we're not anywhere near the top 3 groups..ok la..we're no. 4 ..quite good alredy ok..considering we're 4 suuper "gu niang" ladies..we'er the only group that brought and used umbrellas lor..cos on the way back to church it rained..hahas..there were only prizes for the first group la...so bad=(lol..and the prizes were 3 movie tickets, a $20 trumpet praise voucher and a dining voucher PER PERSON.so good right?!?!?but too bad we didnt win..lol.if not can go watch Scary Movie 4 for free...hahas.yupp.that was basicly how my day went...should try orgaise something like this in school ahh..realli damn fun la..but suuper tiring...when i got back i just ploped on my bed and slept...hahas^^ohwells, time really flies...next monday start school alredy...cant wait!!^^*cheR_.