29 Apr '12, 2pm

Was it worth it? - by Tan Zhong Yan (TMI)

— Tan Zhong Yan The Malaysian Insider Apr 29, 2012 APRIL 29 — I was there together with my dad and his friends. We entered Kuala Lumpur the night before the historical day and stayed in a hotel somewhere in Pudu as we were afraid we might not be able to get in into Kuala Lumpur on the day itself. The next morning, April 28, we went to have breakfast in one of the coffee shops nearby. From there, everything started. It looked like most of the people having breakfast in that coffee shop were going for the sit-in demonstration, just like us. We started to greet one another, chatting and taking photos like we knew each other. After that, from Pudu, we headed for Jalan Sultan and then towards Dataran Merdeka. The crowd got bigger and bigger as we walked. Slogans were chanted, but not in a tense manner, as slogans were always followed by laughter. Many of my friends asked why I ...

Full article: http://blog.limkitsiang.com/2012/04/29/was-it-worth-it-2/