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Courtesy Please!

Saw this being shared on Facebook just now: This visually impaired man boarded the bus 52 from clementi stn. As he was making his way to the reserved seats, his walking stick accidentally hit the leg of the PRC lady. To my horror, she PUSHED his stick away instead of standing up to give up …

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Chivalry, Courtesy and Life of Pi

Surprisingly in Singapore, the words chivalry and courtesy still exist. SOMETIMES. Then again, the latter can be attributed to the Singapore government’s constant reminder to us Singapore to practice being courteous to one another through the Singapore Kindness Movement. Background & History In his 1996 New Year Message, then Prime Minister Goh Chok Tong highlighted …