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Facelift: My New Front-ier

We renovated our front house late last year. It took quite a while for everything to be done with. Such long months. All in all we’re happy with the outcome. *smiles

There are a couple of things that I like about our newly renovated ‘concrete’ turf.

First there’s this lovely wrought iron window grill.

Perfect match with a lacy curtain. Don’t ya think so?

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‘Beggars’ Problem During House Renovation

6 months plus ago I had my first encounter of ‘beggar’ asking me for duit bunga (money) right in front of my house porch. What a scary experience that was!

Last Sunday afternoon, we had a Chinese man walking into our porch asking for money. Our house is currently under renovation and we don’t have a gate outside you see. So anyone can walk into our porch. He was standing right in front of our ‘inside’ house gate for a very long time, smoking a cigarette and talking in Hokkien.

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