My Reelity

Is this the reel life or is this just fantasy?

Archive for January, 2011


Posted by Ruok On January - 21 - 2011

Just received news about my share of the plunder.

It was in the lower end of my expectation, but with it, it means I’ve hit a financial milestone.

Ho ho ho and a bottle of whisky! (only because I don’t really dig rum)


King Of My Castle

Posted by Ruok On January - 18 - 2011

Well sorta, anyway.

I collected my keys today.

Well sorta, anyway.

Actually my agent collected on my behalf and will be giving it to me tomorrow. However, I have to let the seller overstay a month, so the “official” handing over is next month. But legally, the unit is now mine. I know, I know, I don’t sound too excited over this. Maybe I’ll be more excited when the place is finally ready.

The journey to a non debt-free life begins this day though. Seeing a chunk of my savings disappear like this sure gets getting used to. (I still stare at disbelief at my atm slip sometimes.) The next big chunk of my savings will go into renovations and furnishings. The good news is that the old captain came over and tell me he will be giving us our share of the bounty by the end of this month. This should hopefully go a long way into fixing this gaping hole in my wallet.

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Posted by Ruok On January - 4 - 2011

After a long restructuring process, the crew is finally assembled.

We are finally ship shape and ready to sail. :)