Tuesday, September 02, 2008

Can't Sleep In Peace

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This past weekend, was not able to take afternoon nap because of the fighter jets’ flyby.

Paya Lebar Airbase had an open house.

The F-5E and F-16 fighters made hell lot of noise.

It’s a hell of a thing to make tons of money by being a fighter pilot and being a pain in the ass of a lot of people. Okay, maybe not ass but ears.

6 Comments:

Blogger Happysurfer said...

That's probably one of the cons of living in an island state. Ear plugs must be selling well. ;p

Tuesday, September 2, 2008 at 3:25:00 PM GMT+8  
Blogger Mockingbird said...

To HS: Having to put up with noise generated by fighter jets almost everyday is definitely one of the cons of living in a place like Singapore. But we only use ear-plugs in noisy places like factories and firing range.

So far, i've not heard of people using ear plugs to drown out the sounds of fighter jets :p

Tuesday, September 2, 2008 at 5:19:00 PM GMT+8  
Blogger Lunch is Served! said...

Well... it really helps. My folks used to live near Tengah Air Base. I used earplugs ALOT! LOL!

Tuesday, September 2, 2008 at 10:30:00 PM GMT+8  
Blogger Mockingbird said...

To LIS: So far i've only used ear plugs when i was working in a noisy factory and to sleep beside my snoring wife :p

Wednesday, September 3, 2008 at 9:47:00 AM GMT+8  
Blogger Las montañas said...

prolonged exposure to loud noise can lead to hearing loss. Its a pity. the living space here is so tiny. Now there is also this grand prix thing that would go vroom vroom in our ears!

Wednesday, September 3, 2008 at 11:30:00 AM GMT+8  
Blogger Mockingbird said...

To LM: I don't mind the grand prix thing. I think the thrunderous roar of the F1 car engines sounds melodious ;) Anyway, F1 racing only happens on a few nights in a year. Whearas fighter planes fly over our heads all year long :p

Friday, September 5, 2008 at 8:50:00 AM GMT+8  

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