I have a group of ex-secondary school classmates which by chance get to meet again since last year. Since then we have been active in chat group. After more than 30 years, they all look more or less the same. Not sure about others, but there has been attrition, re-join and mia individuals. Surely there will be different in opinions, a little offline gossips and past grudges.There were quite a few who are dead against institutions aka government in the chat group. So whatever PAP do, there is motives. Mistrusts ran high. One of them use to be my close buddy.  Lost touch with him as we go on separate way after our “O” levels. In those days there aren’t smartphone. Let me describe his life now from my perception that I have formed.  We were one of the pioneer batch of normal stream education. As I …