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Singapore Swing

Submitted by on September 12, 2016 (1 year ago)
Posted in Story: Fiction, English | Categories: First Time | Tags: ,

Author's note: It's 4:54 AM and I started this around 3:30 because I couldn't sleep. Haven't written anything in a while. Might be different from what you're used to reading from me though. Anyway, hope you guys like it. Hit the comments and tell me what you think. Cheers! 


"Hey. Which way to Plaza Singapura?"

"Where are you?"

"Um, walking in front of Concorde."

"Hm. Just walk the way to Dhoby Gaut."

Sweaty, tired, and nursing a nasty cough, Gerard did as he was told and continued walking. Ironically, all he could think about was lighting a cigarette. He continued walking until he reached his destination. He fished his phone from his pocket and took a picture. Gerard tapped his Line app and sent the shot to his tour guide.

"Already here."

Seven train stations away, at Mountbatten, Alicia's phone buzzed with a new message. She looked at the picture and her eyes grew big.

"Omg you walked all the wayy"

"You said it was just straight. So I walked. Hahaha"

"Galing! So proud of you. Hahaha"

"Haha! Thanks! Anyway, I'll probably be here for the next three hours. Um, wanna meet?"

Alicia began to type a reply but stopped. She had to wait for a friend and wasn't sure if she could leave right away.

She also hesitated because it would be the first time she would actually m...