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September 2005

daily living

Annoying People – Part 2

September 30, 2005

Posting ini sekaligus memberi tips, bagaimana menjadi tetangga yang baik. Akhir-akhir ini… most of the expats go home for a holiday. Kita juga kemaren mudik 2 minggu ke JKT & BDO. Nah, sebelum pergi mudik… gua janjian sama tetangga, Ibu India, buat gantian nyiram tanaman. Jadi selama kita mudik itu, she will come to our apartment to water plants. That’s why I left the key to her.  Kita nyampe Abidjan itu hari Senin malem, sementara tetangga gua itu pergi ke…

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Annoying People Part 1

I think this year I travel to Africa a lot. Been to several airports as well. This happened on the way to Jakarta. Sehabis transit di Lagos, kita sampe di JoBurg. Di JoBurg, kita harus nunggu 5 jam sebelum boarding.  Airportnya? For me, much…

September 27, 2005
movie & music read & write

movies & books

I didn’t buy Banyu Biru (VCD) because of Tora Sudiro. Nooo hooo… adit is hotter than him, so that’s not the reason why. I didn’t watch it at cinema, so when we were in Jakarta, we bought 3 Indonesian’s movies (Janji Joni, Catatan Akhir…

September 26, 2005
daily living

wedding ring

A couple of weeks ago, I was so sad. The reason: Adit lost his wedding ring. It’s just a simple wedding ring.No diamonds. More or less… our wedding ring is like this one.Just a plain and simple wedding ring. If you look inside the…

September 26, 2005
daily living

Selamat Ulang Tahun, Bapak

Hari ini, 26 September 2005, Bapak saya tercinta memasuki usia 58. Bapak adalah anak ke 2 dari 12 bersaudara. Anak laki-laki tertua. Matematika adalah pelajaran favoritnya. Sejak sekolah di SR (Sekolah Rakyat) sampai meraih gelar Master dari University of Adelaide, Bapak selalu meraih nilai…

September 26, 2005
read & write

Test Pack – Book Launch: A Quick Report

After two weeks in Jakarta & Bandung… now I’m in Abidjan again. Can’t say much but thank you for you who came to my book launch @ Potluck last Saturday. It was fun fun fun! This morning, I checked my inbox and got an…

September 24, 2005
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test pack: cerita launching

When was the last time you did something for the first time? Gua pernah ngeliat sebuah iklan di CNN. Bagus banget. Ceritanya dua orang kulit hitam yang cepet-cepet keluar dari hotel dengan gaya sembunyi-sembunyi kayak anak kecil. Ternyata mereka berdua main salju di luar.…

September 23, 2005
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thank you

After two weeks in Jakarta & Bandung… now I’m in Abidjan again. Can’t say much but thank you for you who came to my book launch @ Potluck last Saturday. It was fun fun fun! This morning, I checked my inbox and got an…

September 21, 2005