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Phwe - Icy7venIt’s been a while since I last posted 7ven music; I know some of you miss it. :P You see, the amazing ME has been busy and lacking inspiration to sing; age is catching up. Truth be told, the main reason for lack of music post on mayvelous is cos’ our dear O’ Icy went back to Yangon for a few month. She just came back last week and must have brought back quite a few Karaoke CDs. She was telling me about the latest hits from home the other day and sent me these three songs that she tried out. As her most faithful fan, I have the honour of listening her songs first and am given the freedom of praise or criticize about them ruthlessly. ha`ha`

The three songs she sent are: (more…)

Tech-Ed 2007 @ Gold CoastI’m Back! How is everyone doing? Miss me? ;)

My two weeks trip was exciting, tiring and a great fun. I met lots of new faces and visited new places. It was a great experience for me. Couldn’t come back quickly cos’ I caught a cold after the trip due to too much excitements and weather changes; then my laptop screwed up and had to repair OS. Now everything is settling down so catching up on my feeds and blogging here.

I took lots of photos and a few videos of my two weeks stay at GC, Syd and Adelaide. The main event was ofcos’ GC Tech-Ed. It was my very first business related overseas trip. I thank my bosses and the company for giving me an opportunity to participate in such event. I met lots of geeks and super geeks at Tech-Ed. There were total of 2400 delegates made their mark at Gold Coast Tech-Ed this year. ~80% of them are male with very few female delegates, regardless of this year Tech-Ed having the most female participants compare to the previous years. I’m one of those very few female delegates and most of the time I found myself lost in the superiority and the geekiest air around them. I felt like disappearing when I have no idea what the geeks were talking about. Yet, I somehow found myself enjoying their conversations and was inspired by their intense knowledge and skills on various subject matters.

Here are some of the photos Sarnil and I took from the event.

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Surf Parade Apartment

We stayed at Surf Parade apartment which is about 20-30min walking distance from Gold Coast convention center and about 10min Bus ride. The room was very neat and well furnished – TV, fridge, oven, microwave, washing machine, in-room spa, etc. The view from the room was also great. Can see the beach and also the buildings from Surf Paradise area. The room costs around AUD 119 per night and ideal for two people but I stayed alone so quite a big room for me. There were heated swimming pool and tennis courts downstairs but I didn’t even have a time to peek at them. The whole day out and we only came back to our rooms after 9 or 10pm to sleep so we couldn’t check out the whole building and the surroundings.

Surf Parade Apartment The room My room The Bed

Kitchen Bathroom View from the apartment Morning View from the apartment

Gold Coast City Views

There wasn’t much time for us to explore the city as our times were fully occupied inside the convention center. I found Gold Coast has many weird looking buildings, some having spiral type and some has alien style weird diamond shape in the middle. I didn’t see any building of my liking but overall the city is quite lovely and quiet.

Gold Coast City Area Gold Coast City Area Gold Coast City Area View infront of Gold Coast Convention Center

Activities at Tech-Ed

There were lots of sessions to attend to and I had a hard time choosing them but Sarnil and I sorted out ourselves on which sessions we should attend and share them later. We couldn’t attend any hand-on-lab sessions because they were always too full. I sat one exam there but I didn’t make it. It was the very first failure in my exams history and I was very disappointed about it. I stayed 2 whole hours burning my head hard in the exam room; I missed one session and my lunch. I was so hungry and was mad at myself for the failure. Anyway what done is done and I’ll try that exam again later. So let just say, the exam was a hard one and I didn’t prepare well. Some of the sessions I attended are:

  • WEB316 Ajax Patterns with ASP.Net
  • DEV307 Developing Office Business Applications with Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office
  • DAT302 Database Schema Versioning: How to Use Microsoft Visual Studio Team System for Database Professionals and Team Foundation Server to Version and Deploy Your Databases
  • CON206 Custom Activities with Microsoft Windows Workflow Foundation: A Developer’s Primer
  • ARC307 Enterprise Library 3.1
  • DEV308 A Lap around Microsoft Windows Presentation Foundation
  • DEV311 NET Framework 3.0 End-to-End: Putting the Pieces Together
  • CON311 Building Microsoft Windows Workflow Foundation Enabled Windows Communication Foundation Services in .NET Framework 3.5
  • DEV320 Microsoft Visual C# Under the Covers: An In-Depth Look at C# 3.0
  • OFC418 Microsoft SharePoint Products and Technologies 2007: Deployment and Advanced Administration Topics
  • ARC312 Make your Customer’s Day: User First Design

I also attended the “Blogger Lunch” and here is one live post which covers pretty much everything about the session. I found out later in the “Ask the Expert” section that one of the Blogger Lunch session speakers, Darren Neimke, is in fact from Adelaide and live near Flinders University where my sister is studying.

Sarnil and Robert at Tech-Ed One of the Exhibitors and Sarnil Tech-Lab Blue car

Sarnil with two speakers Sarnil and I with two speakers Bull ride Bull Rides

Speakers at Blogger Lunch Blogger Lunch May at Tech-Ed Exhibition Hall

Lock Note speaker Peter Watson - Locknote speaker2 Mr Host Mr Host

Me infront of Gold Coast Convention Center May and Robert infront of Convention Center Robert Lunch-Ed

Peace! At Closing Note Session Robert at lock note Lunch at Tech-Ed

My Tech-Ed Lunch Red Car

One of the fun things about Tech-Ed was collecting stamps and freebies from exhibition stands. I collected a few pens, toys, a cap, a T-Shirt, a few evaluation product CDs and lots of information brochures. I also filled in lots of forms to place in the daily draws. There were some gift packs and good stuffs such as Xbox 360 draws everyday. My friend Robert won Xbox360 and we were very jealous of him. Such a lucky guy but he didn’t even invite us to play with him. Bad Robert!

There were tons of food and drinks at Tech-Ed; if you are a drinker, you would definitely love it. Coffee stands were always packed and I liked the breakfast donuts. Lunches and dinner were great too but for some reason I only ate lots of salad. I think it’s cos’ of different cooking style, their meat/main dishes didn’t taste good in my tongue.

Movie World Night

They booked the whole “Movie World” park for 2400 Tech-Ed delegates from 6:30 – 11pm on Thursday night. It was a great fun. We met one of the speakers and Sharepoint expert, Milan Gross, from Hawaii and team up with him to enjoy the night. We rode “Lethal Weapon” (roller coaster ride), “ScoopyDoo” ride, Batman stimulation and the Waterfall ride. I couldn’t believe I actually rode all of them and enjoyed it. I couldn’t have ride them if it wasn’t for the guys who kept pushing me to try so. Every ride I closed my eyes, shut my mouth and sit very still and stiffly so I didn’t get to see the high/dangerous views. But the feeling alone is scary enough for me. That was a great fun and we all enjoyed the night.

The gang at Movie World Duck and May Yellow Ladies Star War gang and May

Wonder Woman and Us The Water fall ride At Movie World Cheers!

Chow Time Robert and Sarnil Sarnil with neon lights Sarnil with Star War gangs

Me and Milan at MovieWorld at Movie World Robert and Sarnil at Movie World Star War Gangs

The Matrix gang Robert and the thingie Sarnil with some super heros

Evening at the Beach and Last Night Out

The final day closing note ended around 4:30pm and we rested a few min at our apartment. Then we paid our (my) first and final visit to the beach in front. It was lovely evening and we saw some surfers, walkers and swimmers there. We took some photos at the beach then went back to the apartment and waited our friend to go for dinner. The final night out was enjoyable. Conversation between Sarnil and Milan was interesting and amusing. They did the talking and I did the listening part as usual. We then had Korean BBQ for dinner and done a lot of walking around to digest the food. Actually the guys were searching for a good place to dance. I had a very early flight to catch and have to wake up around 4am in the following morning so I took an early leave, said goodbye to the guys and came back to the apartment. Then I packed my stuffs and get ready for Sydney departure in the next morning.

Gold Coast Beach Sarnil at the beach Sarnil at beach GC - beach

Sarnil with his fav car Milan and Sarnil May and Milan

So Tech-Ed ended pretty well and some of Tech.Ed 2007 Statistics from lock note are:

  • This year there were 89,608 teeth at Tech.Ed.
  • You ate 12,628 bread rolls, and drank over 14,000 liters of enough coffee and Coke.
  • And at MovieWorld, on the Superman ride, we recorded 1,216 cries of “shhh****tttt…!!!!”
  • If all our Tech.Ed delegates were laid end-to-end, you’d stretch 4.15 kilometers long. But only an average of 1 meter wide. In most cases.
  • If all this year’s delegates forms a conga-line, that would be the end of Gold Coast Tourism.

Interesting stats, aren’t they?

I was checking out the next Tech-Ed SEA 2007 at Kuala Lumpur 10-13 Sept and found out that there is one Burmese in the speaker list. The speaker name is “Maung Maung Phyo” and is a Senior Consultant from Singapore. He looks pretty young. Kuala Lumpur Tech-Ed got quite a few female speakers and most of them look very young. Also there are lots of Asian speakers. Impressive! Our friend “Milan Gross” is in the list as well. Being a Sharepoint expert, he got to travel a lot I bet.

Anyways Gold Coast Tech-Ed 2007 was great and I enjoyed it. Tech-Ed SEA 2007 looks interesting too so do share some words about it if any of you out there attending.

Thoughts on Poem: Ngar

Other day Ma N3 posted this poem “Ngar” and I’ve been thinking ever since. First I thought of writing a comment on her page and ask about it. But then what the hell, I haven’t post on my site for a while and wanna share the poem with my friends also so I decided to post the poem and my thoughts here.

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ငါ့ မွာလည္း ငါ ၊ သူ ့မွာ ငါႏွင့္
ငါ့ ငါ သူ ့ငါ ၊ ေတြ ့ၾကခါ၀ယ္
ငါ ႏွင့္ ငါ ခ်င္း ၊ ငါ စစ္ခင္းလ်က္
ပူျပင္းလွ်ံရဲ ငါ ေပါက္ကြဲ၏ ။

ငါ ဒုကၡေပး ၊ ငါ မေအး၍
ငါ ေအးရေၾကာင္း ၊ ခြင့္ခါ ေခ်ာင္းလ်က္
ငါေကာင္းကို ရွာ ၊ ငါဆိုး ခြာေသာ္
ကြာေလသည္ သို ့၊ ျဖစ္သၿမိဳ ့လည္း
ေခါင္းလွ်ိဳ ့ကိုယ့္ေခြ ၊ ပျခဳပ္ေဗြ၌
ငန္းေျမြ မျခား ၊ ႏွဲသံ ၾကားလွ်င္
ပါးပ်ဥ္း ေထာင္လ်က္ ငါသည္ထြက္၏ ။

အို – ဖြားဖက္ ငါ ၊ အသင္ ငါႏွင့္
ငါ မေလွ်ာ့တမ္း ၊ အားအင္ စမ္းအံ့ ။
အစြမ္း သာသူ ၊ ပန္းဆြတ္ယူလိမ့္ ။
ငါမူ ငါ့ကုိ ေအာင္မည္ေလာ။ ။
ငါ့ကို ငါက ေအာင္မည္ေလာ။ ။

မင္းသု၀ဏ္
မတ္လ၊ ၁၉၈၂။
ရွဳမ၀ မဂၢဇင္းမွ

It’s pretty good poem but I’m confused over the last two stanza.
What I understand is:

“Nga” = Me
Ngar” = Ego or noun in general

Most probably “Ngar” is your ego but for my own easy translation purpose, lets’ take it as someone, say “X”.
So….when I translate, (or this is how I understand)

The 1st line says:

Will X gonna win over ME? (or) Will your Ego win over You?

The 2nd line again says:

Would ME gonna be beaten by X? (or) Will You get beaten by your own Ego?

In both way, you loses. ie. ME loses, and both lines have the same meaning.

Shouldn’t be like

Will X gonna win over ME (Will your Ego win over You?) and
Will ME gonna win over X? (Will You be able to beat your own Ego?)

Ok now, how to write that in Burmese? Ngar Muu Nga Ko Aung Myi Law…
Muu” is something like “Ka” rite? hmmm….

I think I understand what this poem is trying to say. I’m just being an annoyingly picky person sometimes. May be my whole understanding of the poem is wrong. Sometimes meaning of the poems are so hard to figure out but I still enjoy reading those kinds and try to understand their hidden meaning.

Translation of the poem is something like this. Actually I have no idea how to translate it properly. It’s not direct translation; I just made up some parts cos’ some are weird to translate.

Ngar (Self or Ego)

I have my Ego and you have yours,
When our Egos meet,
Both turn into a fight,
With volcanic destruction, they clashes.

Ego being the problem,
Think of a chance/way to resolve it,
Search for the goods, throw away the bads,
Though you try to discard it,
It will act as a sleeping cobra,
A note from a flute could arouse,
And turn him into a deadly weapon.

Oh – Ego my buddy, shall we,
Test our strength against will,
May the best one win,
Will you win over me?
Will I be defeated by you?

Min Thu Wun
March 1982,
Via: Shu Ma Wa Magazine.

Note: Is “Ngan Mway” a Cobra? or a Viper? or a Krait? I always confused over those snakes but I know it’s definitely not a Swan, “Ngan“. Oh Yes, I’m absolute sure sure. ahee :D

Strange Pants’ Wedding

Last Saturday, we (my bro and I) were honored to attend our friends’ wedding at Trade-winds in Lami. It was the wedding of one of our ex-colleague and seniors, “Strange Pants“, and his beloved, the fun and cheerful Alisi. The occasion was held on the auspicious and memorable day – 7th July 2007 at 4pm. (07-07-07) Very easy to remember for anniversaries.

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Promises and Vows
When we arrived there late and, it was already started; we were about 45min late. We gave our gifts to the welcoming party, sign the guest sheets and quickly went in front to take a seat. Nobody was taking photos that time so I started to take some, shortly followed by some guests and friends photographers. There are some speeches and prayers in both English and Fijian languages. Bride and Groom exchanged Vows in both languages as well. Jachin had a hard time repeating the Fijian words but he managed to keep up and done quite well in the end. The guests applauded him for his effort. While exchanging Vows and rings, Alisi was crying, happy tears…oh just so cute!

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Greeting Guests
The couple received lots of congratulations and blessings from the family, relatives and friends. They proceed to greet all the guests and went out to take some family photos. The session was halted for about 30 min to prepare for the next part.

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Fijian Ceremony
Second session started with an exchange of gifts and formal greetings/welcoming in Fijian style. Both sides talked in Fijian. I think it’s something like bride’s family handing their daughter formally to the groom’s family and vice-versa. There is this thing called, “Tabua“, whale’s tooth which is used as a gift. I think it’s similar to olden days Burmese style engagement/wedding gifts where Burmese groom side has to give a set of cows and a set of coconut and bananas (Ok I’m not so sure. Different places have different way of giving gifts in asking for their bride’s hand) to the bride side. The more set of cows you give, the better for you. But nowadays, no more cows involved (may be coconut and banana are still used) and getting more materialistic, some bride’s side would ask for money or housing or jewels. Well don’t know properly cos’ I never get to see any close relative’s wedding yet. Same thing in Fijian society but instead of cows, they use this whale’s tooth. I think Jachin side offered quite a number of whale’s teeth during their engagement to Alisi family.

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Honored Guests
There were quite a lot of guests attended the wedding. Many came from various part of Fiji and some from abroad. Some special guests are introduced; some came all the way from Tonga and Groom’s relatives from Brisbane Australia. There was a Tongan style food preparations ie. whole pig roasting and plenty of seafood. I forgot to take photos of the food. The meal was splendid with many courses. About 3 or 4 fish dishes, pork, Indian curries, salads, Lobsters, crabs and Fijian dishes. There were lots of food and many people took second helpings. My bro and I enjoyed a big plate full each.

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Entertainment
There were three parts of entertainment. The first was a lovely song sang by one Fijian lady, the second was another song sing by Jachin’s younger brother (Jonathan or something) and his friend. I think they sang pretty well but there were some kids at the back screaming and playing and some people are not listening properly. I think the guy relized that too so he didn’t smile or say thank you towards the end of the song. But they did have some audiences, some girls came up in front to take a video. The last one was a dance performance by a young girl. I think she was one of the Bride’s maids too. It’s not a Fijian dance…Tongan?…not sure. The dance involves lots of hand movement and gestures with little head shakes and small footings. I like her costume and head part. She was very shy dancing in front everyone but she received lots of kisses from the audiences and some men danced along with her. It was overall a cute performance.

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Speeches
Speeches were given by the fathers of both sides as well as the special speech by the Groom and the Bride. The speech by the bride’s father was quite amusing where he talked about how he remembered the newly son-in-law in their first meeting and their very first impression on Jachin when he was introduced to the family for the first time. I’ve finally found out the reason behind the disappearance of Jachin’s long hair and big beard from that speech. It was after all because of Alisi’s Dad’s ultimatum to cut his hair if Jachin wants to date the daughter. haha It must have been his family influence…I discovered those big beards run in the family. Check out his Dad and the brother. :P When I first met Jason, he got a big beard, mustaches and a whole lot of long curly hair. He was one of the guys to interview me for my job. I thought he was about 35+ or something because of his appearance. He did scare me a bit during interview compared to the 2nd interviewer, Ian, who looked quite well and keep scratching his head that time. Though Ian has a beard, he didn’t have a big hair like Jason so not that scary. hehe. I thought Jason looked like a grandson of Frank Einstein and I called him “Sir”. Later I found out that he actually was just a few years older than me and quite fun to work with once you get to know him. Apart from that, Jason’s Dad and the couple speeches are quite normal mostly thanking God and everyone. Jachin and Alisi said about 20 – 30 thank yous in their short speech. I think they didn’t prepare their speech properly. But it was fine.

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Cutting Wedding Cake
Finally they cut the wedding cake. The cake looked cool and I like the porcelain doll at the top. They both look great posing in those photos.

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One thing I noticed from the wedding was that there is no kissing involved after their exchange of Vows. It was absolutely PG rating. hehe The couple kisses outside while they are taking photos, just to pose. May be because the wedding was a mix styled, Fijian and Australian, some usual scenes are missing. Another thing is no throwing of flower bouquet from the Bride after the wedding…may be she did throw it before they left but I didn’t get to see cos’ we came back home early. Aww yah, I like the bouquet, it’s made out of “Tapa“. Alisi’s gown is also made of Tapa and is a beautifully crafted dress.

Anyways the wedding was great and everyone enjoyed it. Around 8:30pm, we came back home. We wished the couple many happiness and many many many children in their near future. :D

Music: 7ven Duet + NWP

အခုတေလာ အိမ္မွာေရာ ရံုးမွာေရာ အရမ္းအလုပ္မ်ားေနတာနဲ႔ လုပ္ေနက်ကိုယ္ပိုင္ခ်ိန္ အလုပ္ေလးေတြကို ignore ထားရတယ္။ စာလဲ မဖတ္ႏိုင္ဘူး၊ feed ေတြလဲ မဖတ္ႏိုင္ဘူး၊ အပတ္စဥ္ ကူေနၾက BD + GV web update ကိုလဲ လွည့္ေတာင္မၾကည့္ႏိုင္ဘူး။ တာဝန္ေတြ လစ္ဟင္းမိေနလို႔ သက္ဆိုင္သူေတြကို အားနာမိပါတယ္။ ထားပါေတာ့ you don’t want to know.

ေမ႔ သူငယ္ခ်င္းေတြလဲ တခ်ိဳ႔က စာေမးပြဲရာသီျဖစ္လို႔ အလုပ္ေတြရွဳပ္ေနၾကတယ္၊ တခ်ိဳ႔က forever busy following $$$၊ တခ်ိဳ႔က စိတ္ေတြ ေလ၊ စိတ္ဓာတ္ေတြက်၊ အင္း အစံုပဲေပါ့။ သူတို႔နဲ႔ ေကာင္းေကာင္း catch up မလုပ္ျဖစ္တာလဲ တစ္လေလာက္ ရွိေရာေပါ့။ ေျပာခ်င္တာက ထိုထိုေသာအေၾကာင္းျပခ်က္မ်ားေၾကာင့္ ဒီရက္ပိုင္းအတြင္း mayvelous ျငိမ္ေနျခင္းျဖစ္ပါတယ္လို႔။ အဟီး ဘာမွေတာ့ မဆိုင္ပါဘူး။

အဲဒါနဲ႔ ဟိုေန႔တုန္းက ဟိုမိန္းကေလး နဲ႔ ဟိုလူေလး က ဟိုစာေမးပြဲေတြ ျပီးသြားလို႔ဆိုပီး ဟိုသီခ်င္းေလးေတြ ပို႔ထားတယ္။ အဲဒါ တင္မယ္ တင္မယ္နဲ႔ လုပ္ေနတာ ဒီေန႔ေတာ့ တင္ျဖစ္ေအာင္တင္ပါ ဆိုျပီး ဟို နားဒုကၡဆင္ခ်င္သူ တစ္ေယာက္က ပူညံ ပူညံ လာလုပ္လို႔ ရံုးကေန ဒီ post ကိုတင္ေပးလိုက္ပါတယ္။

nay war phyoအရင္ဆံုး ဟိုလူေလးရဲ႔ သီခ်င္း ၃ပုဒ္ တင္ေပးမယ္။ သူပို႔ထားတာ ေတာ္ေတာ္ၾကာပီ။ လူေလးက ဂစ္တာနဲ႔ အျပတ္ဟဲထားတာ။ မဆိုးပါဘူး၊ ေတာ္ေတာ္ေလး တီးႏိုင္ ဆိုႏိုင္ ပါတယ္။ သူ ဂစ္တာတီးတတ္ေၾကာင္း လာၾကြားထားတာေလ။ နင္ တီးတာေလာက္ေတာ့ အေပ်ာ့ ေပါ့ကြာ။ ငါတို႔ ကလဲ အျပတ္တီး (လက္ခုပ္) လာတဲ႔လူဆိုေတာ့ အႏုပညာသမား အခ်င္းခ်င္း ပိုနားလည္ခံစားတတ္တာေပါ့ေႏွာ့္။ ဟဲဟဲ

ဒီဟာေလးက instrumental ေလးပါ။ လူေလးက ခပ္တိုတို classical ေလးတစ္ခု တီးထားတာတဲ့။ အင္း နာမည္ဘာေခၚလဲ သိဘူး။ လူေလးက အျပင္းထူတယ္၊ သူ ပို႔သမွ်သီခ်င္းေတြကို နာမည္တစ္ခုမွ မတတ္ထားဘူး။ ၁ ၂ ၃ ၄ ဆိုပီး name ထားတယ္။ ဒီကလဲ သီခ်င္းနာမည္ေတြကို ေတာ္ေတာ္သိတာကိုး။ ဒီမွာတင္ဖို႔ လုပ္တိုင္း ဟဲ့ နင့္ နံပတ္ ၁ သီခ်င္းက ဘာေခၚလဲ၊ ဘယ္သူဆိုလဲ၊ ဘာလဲ ညာလဲ ျပန္ျပန္ေမးရတယ္။ အဲဒါမ်ိဳးဆိုရင္ ဟိုမိန္းကေလးက ေတာ္သြားျပန္ေရာ။ သူပို႔တဲ့ သီခ်င္းေတြကို ေကာင္းေကာင္း label လုပ္ပီး ဘယ္သူ ဘယ္ဝါ ဆိုေၾကာင္းပါ ရွင္းျပတယ္။ အင္းထားပါေတာ့ ေလာေလာဆယ္ နာမည္သိတဲ့ ၂ ပုဒ္တင္လိုက္ပါတယ္။ R ဇာနည္ ရဲ့ ေနရာ ႏွစ္ နဲ႔ ဝိုင္ဝိုင္း ရဲ့ သမင္လည္ျပန္ တဲ့။

[ MP3 ] Instrumental
[ MP3 ] Nay Yar 2 (ေနရာ ႏွစ္)
[ MP3 ] Ta Min Lal Pyan (သမင္လည္ျပန္)

ပထမေတာ့ လူေလး သီခ်င္းေတြၾကီး တစ္ကိုယ္ေတာ္ အေနနဲ႔တင္မလို႔ အဲ့ဒါ သူ႔ buddy ၾကီးေတြက ဒီေကာင့္အသံမၾကားခ်င္ဘူး ေျပာလို႔ ok ok ဆိုပီး ေရာတင္လိုက္တာ။ သိလားဟဲ့ နင့္ကိုအဲေလာက္ထိ အားေပးၾကတာ။ ဟာဟား စၾကတာပါ၊ နင္ေကာင္းတယ္ ေျပာၾကပါတယ္။

Phwe + Mayဒီတခါ ဟိုမိန္းကေလးရဲ့ အဂၤလိပ္ သီခ်င္းေလး တင္မလို႔၊ အဲဒါ သူက မိန္းမရယ္ ငါတစ္ေယာက္ထဲဆိုတာၾကီး တင္ေနရင္ နားေထာင္ရတာ ျငီးေရာေပါ့၊ နင္နဲ႔ အတူဆိုမယ္ တဲ့။ ကၽြန္မက ဟဲ့ ငါနဲ႔ အတူဆိုရင္ နင့္သီခ်င္းျပတ္ေရာလို႔ အတင္းျငင္းပါတယ္။ But she insists. မိန္းမရယ္ နင္နဲ႔ အတူမဆိုရရင္ ငါ ဒီတစ္သက္ အေသေျဖာင့္မွာမဟုတ္ဘူး၊ လုပ္ပါဟယ္၊ ငါ့ကို သနားပါအံုး ဆိုတာနဲ႔ ကၽြန္မလဲ သူအေသေျဖာင့္ပါေစေၾကာင္း ေမတၱာပြားပီး ပါရမီ ျဖည့္ေပးလိုက္ရတယ္။ အဟတ္ ဟတ္ဟတ္။

အမယ္ အဲဒါကိုေနာ္ ကိုယ္ေတာ္မေလးက ဆိုေပးလဲ ဆိုေပးျပီးေရာ ေက်းဇူးကန္းပါေလေရာ။ မိန္းမတဲ့ နင့္ရဲ့ ေမာင္၊ ေမာင္ ဆိုတာၾကီးက ဘာသံၾကီးမွန္းကို မသိဘူးတဲ့။ very weird ပဲတဲ့။ ကၽြန္မကလဲ ေဟ…ဟုတ္လား ၾကည့္မယ္စမ္း၊ ဆိုပီး ကိုယ္အသံကိုယ္ ျပန္နားေထာင္လိုက္တာေပါ့ေနာ္။ အမယ္ သေကာင့္သမီးက ဘယ္ဆိုးလို႔တုန္းေပါ့၊ တယ္ ခ်ိဳတဲ့ အသံပဲ ဆိုပီး အျပတ္ ကိုယ္ဟာကိုယ္ ၾကည္ႏူးပီတိ ဂြမ္းဆီထိ ခ်ီးက်ဴးလိုက္တာေပါ့။ ဟဲဟဲ

ၾကည္ႏူးလို႔မဆံုးေသးဘူး mom က ဝင္လာပါေလေရာ။ ဟဲ့ဘာသံေတြလဲ၊ တဂြီးဂီြ တဂြမ္ဂြမ္န႔ဲ တဲ့။ ကၽြန္မကလဲ အဟဲ ငါ့အသံေကာင္းေၾကာင္း အဆံုးအျဖတ္ေပးဖို႔ လူတစ္ေယာက္ရပီေပါ့ ဆိုပီး၊ လာလာ ေမၾကီး၊ သမီးနဲ႔ ေဖြးနဲ႔ တူတူဆိုထားတာ လာနားေထာင္ၾကည့္ဆိုပီး အားရဝမ္းသာ ဖိတ္မဂၤလ ျပဳလိုက္တာေပါ့ေနာ့။ အဲဒီမွာတင္ မွန္းခ်က္နဲ႔ ႏွမ္းထြက္က ဟတ္တက္ကြဲပါေလေရာ။ ဒါလားနင္ဆိုတာ၊ ဘာသံၾကီးလဲတဲ့၊ ေဖြးကိုလဲ အားနာပါအံုးတဲ့။ အတူဆိုတာ သူ႔ကိုလိုက္မွီေအာင္ဆိုမွေပါ့တဲ့။ အခုဟာက တျခားစီပဲတဲ့။ အဟင့္ ေျပာရက္လိုက္တာ။ ကၽြန္မရဲ့ ေစာနက ၾကည္ႏူးခ်က္ေလး ေတာ္ေတာ္ေလး ယိုင္သြားတာေပါ့ေနာ။ ဟာ ေမၾကီးကလဲ ဒီက သမီးအရင္းေလ။ နဲနဲပါးပါး အားေထာက္အားနာေလးနဲ႔ ေကာင္းတယ္ေျပာစမ္းပါအံုး ေပါ့။ သူက ေဟ…နင့္ကိုမ်ား အားနာေနရမွာလား မေကာင္းရင္ မေကာင္းဘူးေပါ့ ဆိုပီး အတင္းၾကီးကို ပိတ္ေျပာပါေလေရာ။ အဲဒါန႔ဲ ကၽြန္မလဲ ဟာ ေတာ္ပီ ေနာက္တစ္ပုဒ္ ေပးနားမေထာင္ေတာ့ဘူး ဆိုပီး ေမၾကီးကို အတင္း အခန္းထဲက ဆြဲထုတ္လိုက္ရတယ္။ အမယ္ အဲဒါကို ဟို အမိေလးက ၾကားလဲၾကားေရာ ခြက္ထိုးခြက္လန္ ရယ္ပါေလေရာ။ မိန္းမ အန္တီကို ျပန္ေခၚလိုက္၊ ေနာက္တစ္ပုဒ္ပါနားေထာင္ခိုင္းလိုက္ တဲ့။ ကၽြန္မလဲ ေတာ္ ေတာ္ နင္ဝင္ မီးမထိုးေပးနဲ႔ ဆိုပီး ေဟာက္လိုက္ေတာ့မွ ျငိမ္သြားတယ္။ ဒါေတာင္ ကၽြန္မ မသိေအာင္ ဘယ္ေလာက္ရယ္ေနမလဲ မသိ။ သိပ္ခ်စ္ဖို႔ေကာင္းတဲ့ အမိေလး။ ကၽြန္မ စိတ္ဆိုးဆိုးနဲ႔ သူ႔ကို ပြစိပြစိလုပ္ေနတာကို သူက မသိခ်င္ေယာင္ေဆာင္ပီး ကၽြန္မတို႔ရဲ့ ခ်စ္မ Jain ၾကီးကို ပါ triplet ဆိုဖို႔ ရေအာင္ဆြယ္ပါေလေရာ။ မ Jain ၾကီးလဲ ယက္ကန္ယက္ကန္ အင္း အဲ နဲ႔ ပါလာရတာေပါ့။ အင္း…အဲဒါေလးကေတာ့ ေနာက္မွေမွ်ာ္။ ဟိဟိ။

[ MP3 ] Taung Tal Su Nal Phay Wa Ya Say Thar (ေတာင္းတဲ့ဆုနဲ႔ ျပည့္ဝရေစသား)
[ MP3 ] Blue Jean (ဂ်င္းပန္ အျပာ)

ဘာပဲျဖစ္ျဖစ္၊ မေကာင္းလဲ ေကာင္းတယ္၊ ေကာင္းလဲ ပိုေကာင္းတယ္ ဆိုပီး နားပိတ္ျပီးေတာ့သာ နားေထာင္လိုက္ေပေတာ့။ အေပ်ာ္အျပက္ ေပါ့ေႏွာ့္။ I’m sure you’ll enjoy it. နားေထာင္ေပးတဲ့ အတြက္၊ သူငယ္ခ်င္းေတြနဲ႔ အတူ ဒီကေန ေက်းဇူး မ်ားၾကီးတင္ေၾကာင္းပါ ရွင္။

Update: Corrected spelling mistake
Fixed file download links

Family Conversation

Scenario: My mom checking out what I’m doing and curious about who my friends are.

Me: tap tap tap….
Mom: what are to doing?
Me: Chatting with Missy.
Mom: Are they your friends? (Looking at my gtalk friend list icons)
Me: yah
Mom: who is the one called D-A-D?
Me: huh? Who?
Mom: D-A-D
Me: LOL it’s Dad!! Faygyi lay.
Mom: Oh, you chat with your father across the room too.
Me: You don’t know who the person is in the photo?
Mom: well I can’t see the photo properly.
Me: Yah yah that’s Dad.

For some reason, I chat with my dad and brother on gtalk at home instead of go talk to them in person. Last time, I was asking something to my brother over gtalk then he started yelling from his room, why am I chatting him on gtalk instead of just ask him outside. My mom is the only one who doesn’t use computer at home so I do the proper talking with her the most. At work too, all of us talk each other over gtalk even that person is sitting a few feet away from you. I guess I’ve been communicating with my laptop too much that I hardly ever need to do the real talking. These days I’m excessively using gtalk or emails for my communication purposes. Oh geez, what if I forget how to talk. haha that’ll be interesting.

10 Weird Things About Me

I’ve been tagged for “10 Weird Things About Me” post from MaMoe. Ten is quite a number to think up. May be I’m not weird at all, but when I ask my friend, she said everything about me is weird. Man, what is that suppose to mean? Anyways, the followings are ten weird things about me. (may be not)

  1. I don’t like ice cream, chocolate and sweets. (ice cream sticky my mouth/fingers, chocolates stuck in the teeth, sweets are just too sweet)
  2. Sometimes, I sleep with eyes open. (so mom says. Very rare ok!)
  3. I pull my hair whenever I’m reading or into deep thoughts.
  4. I bite my lip till it bleed.
  5. I don’t own a single makeup or costmastic except lipstick (which I wear to prevent myself from biting lips).
  6. I don’t like orange, I don’t like water melon or any other fruits that would wet/sticky my fingers. Not that I don’t like them, I just don’t feel like eating them.
  7. I use tissue paper to hold my mouse. (Finger/palm got sweaty and it gets dirty and sticky which I hate very much)
  8. Sometimes I don’t comb my hair or look myself in the mirror for the whole day. (Especially during the weekends)
  9. Sometimes I talk/mumble to myself whenever I’m thinking or coding something.
  10. Then again, I sometimes don’t talk at all to anyone for the whole day.

Ok so that’s about it for me and my weirdness. Now…who shall I tag?
I’m tagging…7venians, Klosayhtoo, CMS, Strange Pants and 50 Viss

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