I thought I was “lucky” enough to receive the confirmation email from Singtel to inform me that I can book an appointment to Marina Bay Sands on last Friday. The “happiness” turned to “frustration” when i couldn’t even log in at 10pm and after trying for the longest time, i was informed that all the slots have been taken up. :(

On Friday evening, I received an email telling me that I was able to purchase the phone from any Singtel shops from Saturday onwards. I decided “strategise” and visit the most remote outlet in Raffles Place to buy my phone (since most people have a 5 day work week).

I reached the outlet at 10.15am only to find out that there are so many others who think the same way as me……and the queues were snaking around the outlet in Clifford Centre…and from the …