“Due to technical requirements”?
“Eh, Joe, you got put the wings back on the plane or not? It’s a technical requirement you know? Or else cannot fly leh!”
It’s worse when you’ve lined up at the boarding gate and gotten your hand carry triple checked for two strange pipe-like objects (microphone stands), only to be told of the delay right after you’ve put back your entire pasar malam collection into the hand carry.
But nair mind, there are many things to do at Changi Airport when your flight’s delayed for two hours. mr brown won the trolley race because I zapped myself with static electricity and veered into a pillar. No one was hurt.
The shopping’s great too. We thought of buying a set of this really popular attire, so we can look just like the air crew on our flight later.