This time last year, I was in the middle of the Merdeka Parade action and 5 beautiful kittens were born at home.
Now the kittens are all grown up and I find myself waking up early to catch the parade on TV, something I didn't do the previous years. I guess my participation last year somehow made me more patriotic :)
Furthermore, I did a story for Majalah 3 Merdeka special episode. It was about this Indian army engineer who constructed a floating stage for the Merdeka celebration in 1957. Unfortunately he passed away last year. But he managed to post some of his experience online. Do check it out at http://groups.msn.com/GenDatoSelvarajah and http://groups.msn.com/MALAYSIANMEMORIES.
And here's my story on him...