And yeah, and did the guys who are posting also say how much they are being arm-chair warriors and will regret it deeply if the FTs are thrown away ??Maarten wrote: And yes I know I am not a citizen ... and maybe not fair to mention about second class beeing PR ... but on the other hand, did you read recently the postings on websites like STOMP and Yahoo! News? As a PR you do not get that warm feeling of being welcome in your "new" country that you can call home
Take a colleague of mine, who said once that foreigners are taking the jobs of locals .. when I told him that his own team member's job can be done by a local (that was in jest) he was aghast, and was quick to tell me this "anybody, but not my team member filipino .. "
You know why ? The filipino is renting a room from the other colleague of mine .. and the Filipino's departure would mean loss of a lot of rental income
So .. unless you have a lot of local friends, and know what they mean, don't just go by the posting in Stomp
Oh, another local friend of mine, once told me that he would rather kill himself that be seen in Mustafa. And one day at midnight, whom did I bump into ? The guy sheepishly admits that he comes to Mustafa once a week, but 'plays for the gallery .. ' when with friends ..