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D.I.D Monday! From Down Under

July 16 2012 at 1:36 AM
Ray  (Login rybst)
from IP address 182.239.222.237

Firstly thank you Ken for this opportunity.
And for the rest of you who are going to read it
A little background to me - born in Malaysia, went to Auckland (New Zealand) to study medicine, now working in Adelaide (Australia)

Off we go on this adventure
I get woken up by work at some ungodly hour I stumble out of bed and grab my 372 to accompany me

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I need to get to work fast! So I dream up this beast to get me there pronto!

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I park here
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But I forgot my special parking permit, and this guy was watching me! Could he be Kayser Soze or one of his goons (from the usual suspects)???

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I got my eye on you!

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An alien cop! Tried, found guilty and sentenced without a trial
Looks like an ordinary yacht to take my to my prison sentence
I get dizzy during the journey they spiked my meal!

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Before I pass out, I see a wormhole developingwhat is going on here?

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When I wake up, I see this in the window

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A beautiful sight, but where am i?
Eventually I get left on my desert prisonon an alien planet

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Thankfully I am given a chance to bring some of my things with me

2 watches
My IWC _ for diving, and fishing for food

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And the 372 that was on my wrist when I left home

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2 Songs well one song, and one album in my case

Weezer the Blue Album love this album, their debut and easily their best work

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Queen I want to break free, because there is no way I am not trying to escape from here

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One meal well that is a tough oneI am from Malaysia originally, so all the usual Malaysian hawker foodnasi lemak, char kuey teow, curry laksa

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I saw this saying once, I have followed its advice sinceConsidering what has happened, such wise words

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Dessert would be a combination of things curry puffs, ice kacang, fried bananas, soya bean milk, soya bean jelly

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One Movie My all time favourite The Usual Suspects

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One book - One of the best authors IMHO, and this book is amazing, read it countless times. Doctors by Erich Segal

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One Memory I would say my wedding day and the day all my girls were born but that would be four. So to reduce it down to oneI would have to say this one

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the day she arrived, she opened my eyes to a whole new world not just watches, but mates! They say you never forget your first, my first. Pam 312

One Photo - My family

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One person to bring with me my wife of course

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We have a great timebeautiful sunsets etc

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But eventually we get bored. So we build a raft

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We explore the other islands, and find this

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A genie in a bottle who grants us three wishes
My first wish is, to get back home!!!
My wish is granted, soon we are winging our way home

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and the special key to open the door

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Thanks all for reading and the opportunity to do this. It has been great fun and I hope you enjoyed reading it.

I know I can be a little demented or brilliant???

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Cheers from Down Under


 
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greg
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Great family Ray

July 16 2012, 2:22 AM 

Love the raft and jeannie too!
greg in denver

 
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S Y Chan
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71.170.135.183

Great Read

July 16 2012, 2:25 AM 

I share and feel your pain on the choice of food as one transplanted Malaysian to another.

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Salud !
S.Y.

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hongT
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Great DID Ray!

July 16 2012, 3:48 AM 

Thanks for the tour! wink.gif

Cheers wink.gif
HongT

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John
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Demented or brilliant.........

July 16 2012, 4:12 AM 

One and the same.
Thanks for sharing a great DID
John

Ora et Labora

 
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Eric Skier
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Wonderful DID, Ray!

July 16 2012, 5:06 AM 

Great story, wonderful family, and cool pics! Great choice with the Aquatimer, too.

Thanks for sharing,

E

 
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H2Finally
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Fun DID! :)

July 16 2012, 5:19 AM 

Thanks for sharing Ray! happy.gif))

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Hammer
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NICE Ray :-)) Blessed Family Homie :-))) (nt)

July 16 2012, 6:19 AM 



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So much MORE than just a Watch wink.gif

What Watch ,, it's the M8TES behind my brand that I LOVE ,, the Watch is just the GPS wink.gifwink.gif

A decade on ,, I COPY it now ,, More than EVER b4 >> it's a PANERAI behind every Panerai is a PANERISTI happy.gifhappy.gifhappy.gif

And dat , SIMPLY blows me away ,, U Bet....................... BBQ Drew RIP wink.gif
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Feel the Passion ,, Respect the DNA ,, Cheers Beers ,,, Hoo Roo Hammer happy.gifsad.gif
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slf_one
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Nice read! Thanks for sharing :)

July 16 2012, 7:41 AM 


 
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Ken Goh
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Wow!

July 16 2012, 8:21 AM 

We share similar tastes in food, music..and of course watches! Almost feels like I have a twin in Adelaide happy.gif
Thanks for sharing a slice of your life with us Ray. You have a wonderful family! happy.gif
- Ken


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Ray
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Brutha to anutha Mutha!

July 16 2012, 9:38 AM 

I hear you bro!

 
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Nicko16
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Nice DID!

July 16 2012, 11:11 AM 

Great Read!

 
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Nhat
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Great read Ray, thanks. nt

July 16 2012, 11:34 AM 


 
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JeremyKS (Louisiana)
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Very enjoyable read!

July 16 2012, 1:33 PM 


 
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Yeu Huan
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Great read, Ray!!! Thanks for the DID.

July 16 2012, 2:36 PM 



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"Aiyah Panerai, buay beh liao eh lah." / Singapore
"Agak gila Panerai." / Indonesia
"Owh, Besarnya!!!" / Malaysia

 
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Peter Fruehling
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Great read and beautiful family Ray!

July 16 2012, 7:29 PM 



- Peter

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Nad
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Hey Ray, loved the post & th pics of your beautiful family, cheers! nt

July 16 2012, 10:36 PM 

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Stephen Dumperth
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Wow, nice twist ;-)

July 17 2012, 1:39 AM 

Great to get to know you a bit better!

You have great taste: cars, watches, music, movies, food, dreams, and a beautiful family!

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May the force be with you........................Always!

Being "Individual" is SO expensive!

"Always remember, you can't buy class" -Dad wink.gif

!COMMUNITY UP!

 
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Shella
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Great DID!

July 17 2012, 6:44 AM 

Thanks for sharing Ray!

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Aaron Murphy
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Well done

July 17 2012, 1:51 PM 

I like the outer space experience!!

 
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