S’porean guy writes Singlish song about our Terrexes to ease diplomatic tensions
Give Me Back My Terrex Chia.
If you have been living anywhere above a rock, then news of our 9 Terrex Infantry Carrier Vehicles being held at Hong Kong customs shouldn’t be news to you.
With every update on the saga, tensions run high and diplomatic relations become testier.
In a bid to lighten the situation and send out a friendly plea, Alvin Oon from Singapore composed a song, Give Me Back My Terrex Chia:
Its style is reminiscent of a classic old school Chinese song — and with Singlish thrown in to seal the approval of the masses.
Oh, and it rhymes, too:
For an added touch of professionalism, there are even background vocals:
Applause, please. For the timely injection of humour, if nothing else.