Dec
15
2009

It’s all about Eugene

Remember I blogged about the phone call I got from this dude earlier this month? Finally I met him in Penang. I was sitting at the Beach Bar with Darling and Ethan when I got his call informing me that he was already at the beach. I stood up to look for him and as I turned around, there he was to my left, walking towards me.

He greeted me with a big, warm hug and with even a bigger, warm smile :) We sat there and chatted away before I brought them up to check out my room. Eugene being Eugene, the first thing that came into his mind was if the room comes with a long bath! :P

Our first meet up on the very first evening I was in Penang.

Second meet up on the second day. Sorry Phobee, you were swimming too far away when this picture was taken :D
Third meet up on the third day :)
We went out for lunch together on my final day in Penang. Being tired and all, I couldn’t recall where I ate. I only remembered Eugene telling me that Claire blogged about this place before. After lunch, he led us to Queensbay Mall where he got his first ‘celebrity blogger‘ experience. Read about it here and also his version of our meet up here.
Eugene, it was nice meeting you and your lovely family. Thank you for all the calls to ensure I got to where I was suppose to be and do what I was suppose to do. You are really.. one GREAT friend :)

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    That is so sweet. You are really pretty. Nice to meet you. I am so glad that you finally met Eugene. He must be quite a guy, right? Lol

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    wah.. nice of your holiday making in as a blogger meeting also ah.. :Dbtw, will you be around when MeRy is here?

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    hmm… Cynthia, I'll call u closer to the date. Can't confirm rite now. Ok?

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    Shakira, hi hi.. welcome to my blog :D Yeah, he's something alrite! :)

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    hello merryn, you look like eugene's daughter, judging from the picture.

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    Dont tell the rest of the guys,that you were born in 197x, let them keep guessing all right?Nice to have met you really, and even nicer to make you my "daughter" sorry friend lah, i hope from hereon our friendship will bloom to its full splendour,and pass on to Ethan,Jovial and Marvell.If whenever i am in KL, i will sure look you up, not forgetting Cynthia too, really hope to meet up with her.We are all just like a Big Family." I love you, You love me, you are happy family, nanananananan"thank you and appreciate your friendship

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    jen, thank you. I'll take that as a compliment :D Eugene, DAD! lol..

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    u know what..u look like Eugene younger sister ….;p

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    ahhh..so nice to meet the famous blogger and his family :)

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    Wah so good, come out and play ^^

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    Nice trip and nice food, yummy! :)

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    Wah yoh! Har Mee!…….

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    You are the young mummy!

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    At first glance, I thought you were Eugene's daughter..hehe..sorry..coz you look so young and cute. :DEugene is such a good host. Nice family. :)

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    Lil Lamb, finally! That's better.. Eugene's sister.. phew..

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    mommychums, we so near oso havent meet up leh? :DKelvin, it's all play for you eh? :PKaren, yes, it is indeed a nice trip with nice people :DMummy Gwen, yes, he is very nice and his family too… :D

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    Wah! Seems that Eugene is THE Penang blogger to meet… Looks like he's met everybody! So popular, so famous! LOL!!!…Looking at the food, I think he took you to New World? Right or not?

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    lovely meeting..

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    STP, I'm not too sure where he took me. He said that land was owned by Robert Kok and so and so.. Was just too tired to digest information by then.. Need to check with Eugene again :D You can know the place just by looking at the food? Gosh, you are great! :P

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    Just came back from Penang trip? Wow! Meeting up with fellow blogger! No wonder you've been missing on Twitter! How come you didn't tweet in Penang?

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    how i know ar…. just find it from ur profile lo….i 1 years younger than you

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    foong, during my holidays, no internet connection – family time :D otherwise i'll be focusing on blogging n twitting… macam u.. massage kat kenyir oso thinking of twitting.. lol..

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    CH Voon, my profile got show my age ker???? oh my goodness..

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    hehehe you u change ur profile detail oledi…. to keep your age as secret… you dont might that i delete the message i put above …?

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    CH Voon, lol! U delete it for what? I don't mind ppl knowing ler..but since you deleted yours, I delete mine too.. lol.. :P

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    LOL… you kno something? For a moment (in Eugene's blog) I thought you're his long lost daughter or something! LOL…I've been wanting to meet Eugene too, but I'm stuck in KL cuz of commitments… so sway lah!I tell you wat… go Penang, must meet Eugene. Go Sibu, must meet STP…nice guys. =D STP can give ppl the 'Santa Claus' feeling!btw, in case ur wondering, I came here thru Claire's blog! LOL.

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    cleffairy, I've heard bout you. Eugene told me bout you a little during our meet up. Now.. let me go check out your blog :D

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    haha! Yes, actually when go holiday, it's better not to go online! But I think tweeting OK what, just tweet on your phone only. Can be fun! ; )

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    foong – one day, i'll tweet from my fon (after you teach me how to do it!) :D

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