It's the final few hours that I am embedded with the tag of a forth year student doctor. Thereafter, it's going to be the second final year before graduation. I would cite it is going to be the most paramount year ever in my medical studies.
Like any others, it has been somewhat a rocky year filled with purple patches. Adapting to a new environment encapsulated with people from various backgrounds was interesting. Though I did not have to dig deep mentally, it was a challenge to find the resources to face the turbulent times and uncertainties. The emotional backings by my parents, sister and various friends (rather than seniors) made a difference.
The following adage from Buddhism teaching was part and parcel of my reference in dealing with the annoying souls, viz:-
In the sky, there is no distinction of east and west; people create distinctions out of their own minds and then believe them to be true.
It would be another cycle of zodiac since primary six - it's my year! Not many of the same year would enjoy the same privilege. I am looking forward to live with my new housemates and seeing a change of power regime in the Malaysian political arena through a democratic, lawful and clean 13th General Election to vividly tell the world we anak Malaysia shall be a force to be reckoned in the next 10 years to achieve our 2020 Vision of becoming a first world country.