Disgusted yet? Wait till I tell you what goes on behind their closed doors.
A ‘Queen Controller’ – known locally as wives who control their husbands’ activities and well, basically everything about them.
I was just barely 19 when I first became an aunt, and even then it was a surreal experience.
“Imagine my shock when Sarah proposed to me, asking for my hand in marriage on behalf of Zack and Zaki!” Mia told me.
Being a new mom is already hard and extremely challenging. You don’t need more kepochis (busybodies) know-it-all to tell you unwanted and often unsolicited ‘advice’.
The next morning after the wedding I saw a few texts from Uncle Johan saying how radiant and I looked at the wedding – THEIR WEDDING!
Back in those days, I told my friends that I’d be the kind of mother who’d probably forget her baby at the cashier.
The joy of being on the popular side of the group was short-lived, as she revealed her true colours soon after. At least to me anyway.
My husband was in the Air Force for 13 years. For someone who went straight into military life after high school, he had plenty of stories and anecdotes to last a lifetime.
After going through similar episodes involving friends and relatives, here’s what I learnt on why it’s a bad idea to lend money to friends and relatives.