Aug
5
2013

First boating experience

Ethan, Darling and I have never experienced boating anywhere. We frequent Genting Outdoor Theme Park like monthly but never tried boating there due to Ethan not being tall enough until recently when he finally exceeded the minimum height requirement. Excitedly he told the father he wanted to go for it and so they did. They queued for half an hour (or more) before it was finally their turn.
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The Daddy helped the lil’ one with the life jacket first and then it was the lil’ one’s turn to help the Daddy. Excellent teamwork displayed by these two! :D
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Done and roaring to go!
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The Daddy helped Ethan to his seat..
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Before proceeding to his side of the boat.
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And then they paddled and paddled. Later it was only the Daddy paddling as the lil’ one got tired.
They enjoyed their very first boating experience very much until …
boating comic

Well… in the end I am the only one who is still without any boating experience and I can bet that the next time, it will be ME and Ethan paddling while the Daddy waits and take pictures :P

Too bad that the Outdoor Theme Park will be closed effective 31 August 2013 to make way for the world’s FIRST ever Fox Studio Theme Park up here in Genting (though I’m excitedly waiting for it) I’ll just have to go boating somewhere else then :)

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    Huh? Never go on a boat before?!! I’m shocked!! You are sub-marine right? Hahaha!

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    Merryn Reply:

    Submerryn goes underwater, not ON it! :P

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    I heard a long time ago, people drowned in the Genting lake inside the whale’s mouth. Not sure true story or not!

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    Merryn Reply:

    Whale’s mouth??!! What whale’s mouth? :O

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    LOL funny captions! Gotta play while the theme park is still open!

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    Merryn Reply:

    That was our farewell trip to the Outdoor Theme Park. We brought Ethan there to wish goodbye to all his favourite rides and he did, his closure :)

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    We went up on Sunday but didn’t go outdoor theme park coz the skies looked gloomy. So we ended up going to the indoor theme park..Cheh..didn’t rain also. -___-

    Huh..you never go boating when you were younger or still dating before?

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    Merryn Reply:

    When we were there oso it was extremely cloudy and foggy but we bought the outdoor tickets nevertheless. Sejuk giler but it was FUN! :D

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    Lemme guess. You didn’t get on because you weren’t tall enough to ride. XD

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    Merryn Reply:

    >_< Actually I was also afraid that my legs won't be long enough to paddle. But if Ethan can do it sure can I oso lah!! -.-

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    I sat on boat before, hehe…but never attempt boating.

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    Merryn Reply:

    Me too. I’m afraid. Takut jatuh dalam air!

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    Joanne Tiew Reply:

    Have you ride on speedboat before?

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    hahaha….so funny. but still the air so fresh and cool up there, isn’t there?

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    Merryn Reply:

    Hehe… Yes, the air up there is so fresh and cool we were reluctant to leave the place :D

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    Hahahaha…We went boating during the weekend too at the Summer Palace. It was also the first time that we took both Ryan and Chenya for doing the paddling boat. After 30 minutes, we actually found out that the boat has no rudder and we could not steer the boat in any direction except the direction the waves took us….Could not get back to the pier and had to call emergency number and be towed back…HAHAHA….what an experience….!

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    Merryn Reply:

    You only found out about the missing rudder after 30 minutes??? What were you doing before that? LoL!

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    Haizzzz!!!! I thought you fell into the water… Hmmmm!!!! LOL!!!

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    You can go for 2nd round mah, LOL

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    LOL your darling so funny

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    wah Ethan is growing up to be such a handsome boy!!! hahaha I only went on the boating once at Genting with my sister..Henry never wants to go on the boat..he say later his ass get wet -.-” haizzz

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    Haha :D That’s pretty funny.

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    I wish one day I will have such experience with my little ones as well. I’m sure I can. :D

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    Hmmm….seems like you go genting regularly while I go Legoland! Lol! Luckily you didn’t get on the boat……it may be too heavy later.:P

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    Hahaha funny caption!! Oh well… who knows later your fart even smellier hahaha XD

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    HAHAHAHA!!! wat la!! so funny! xD y u no go for second round only? :p

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    Lolz on your fartology haha

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    Father and son’s bonding time, must be fun!!

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    Manage to ride on the boat, before the theme park is closed..

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