Friday, December 30, 2016

Gosh... Am I dat nice? (edisi throwback)

Ok I think I am not.
If anything, d Ketua Derjah posts (so far ada 3 je 😂)  taught me to be sensitive with others' religions n beliefs. Normally,  I will start the first day of meeting by asking if anyone is vegetarian.  Then,  followed by a trip to makcik kantin (canteen operator) telling them no beef is allowed during d meeting.

Korang tau tak Buddhist pun tak boleh makan beef?
For me it is simple. If d non-muslim can respect our pork-free diet, sewajarnya kita pun menghormati mereka.

It happened that one day we attended a function. When d food was served, I noticed the lady next to me only took vegetables.

" I m vege today", she said.

Unfortunately,  d vegetables was almost finish.
Jadi I called d waiter, asked her if she could give extra vege because we have a vegetarian on d table.

She was hesitate n said, d food memang takder extra.
" Pleaseeeee try ok", mokcik cakap dan terus makan.
"It is ok lorr", kata orang sebelah tu..

Few minutes later d supervisor came, n promised she would try to find something.
"Please do, I really appreciate your concern", gitu kot mokcik cakap n terus laju makan. Mokcik lapar..

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" Susah je la u ni", orang sebelah cakap lagi. Mokcik was not interested in small talk. Mokcik makan dengan bersungguhnya..

Later d supervisor datang n hantar food.
" Yang ni je yang ada, sebenarnya kita dah sedia satu meja untuk vegetarian.  maaflah " dia cakap.

" Nope. It is more than enough. You r so thoughtful. Thank you sooo much", mokcik pulak yang lebih-lebih., orang sebelah cakap terima kasih je.

" Tau tak, I lapar dari semalam lagi. Thanks to Norizan,  now I dapat makan sedap macam ni" she said to everyone in viccinity.
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Makcik gigit lidah, takut terkeluar kata-kata yang menyinggung hati. I mean..,  since they came a day earlier, takder ke siapa2-siapa yang tanya pasal food.


" Thank you", tak tau berapa kali she thanked me. Tak tau juga berapa kali dia dia cakap that was d nicest food she had in 2 days.

Somehow, mokcik pun rasa terharu la jugak.. Hikssss..


Korang dah makan?

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