25 Jun '12, 8pm

The Spirit of Hougang

The Spirit of Hougang

My friend is a Hougang voter. On the morning after the by-election, I watched a video showing the gathering waiting for the result at a coffeeshop. When the result was announced, the crowd went rapturous. As the camera panned the celebration by the waving and shouting crowd, the camera caught a shot of my friend. There he was, cheering enthusiastically like everyone else. I was so surprised I watched again. Yes, it was him. I have never seen my friend so expressive before, not even when he scored a goal when he was in secondary one. If he can be moved, then there must something in the spirit of Hougang.

Full article: http://www.sgpolitics.net/?p=7707

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