The thieves will be cursed-to-death

So, I got robbed for the 2nd time in my life 

Thanks to me, the 2 buggers got to upgrade themselves from snatch thieves to robbers…  

When: July 28 (Saturday), around 6.30-6.45 am  

Where: at the doorstep of my company  

The indirect culprit: my boss! Who made me went to work that early. He needed me to prepare something for him to be presented to the bigger boss at 9am that morning.  

How: it’s a Saturday, it’s too early, I did not have the electronic access card (was just being transferred back to HQ, the card was not ready yet) and the guard was no where to be seen. I knocked on the glass panel, creating quite some noise but the guard’s still missing.  

Then, a motorbike came approaching my direction at high speed. Before I could think of anything, 1 out of the 2 fellas dismounted from the bike, walked towards me, armed with knife and instructed me to hand over my handbag and went off.  

Aftermath:  

I took 1 and a half day off on Saturday itself and on Monday. When I went back to work on Tuesday, I was like a celebrity, having so much fame in the HQ. Almost everyone greeted me this way:  

“Samantha, I heard about your story!”  

Trying to be a good sport, whenever someone asked, “Why didn’t you fight back?” I’d do this:-  

I gestured as if someone had just pierced my abdomen with a knife, I was in deep pain and bleeding, “I did…. I really did….”  

But deep down my heart, I was murmuring: as if you would fight back under the same circumstance… If I DID fight back, not for certain, but in all likelihood that instead of my blog, you’ll be reading my obituary. Choy! Touch wood!  

Because the incident took place right in front of my company’s main entrance, I was interrogated by Gamuda’s security company. The funniest question they asked about was:  

“Why did you act so calm after the incident? Why didn’t you scream?”  

Well, I wished I could do that, BUT what’s the point of me screaming when there’s not even 1 ghost around me that time?

The CCTVs are installed inside the building only, not on the outside…

Maybe the admin should consider putting up sign like this to hoax the thieves a bit?

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7 Responses to “The thieves will be cursed-to-death”


  1. 1 Kathleen August 2, 2007 at 1:26 am

    luckily u are all right… 🙂 

  2. 2 casey August 2, 2007 at 8:43 am

    OMG!!!!  Call me if you need post-trauma counselling! kc 

  3. 3 Cheah August 2, 2007 at 9:28 am

    Oohhh…so scary! The world is so dangerous nowadays…
    So you didn\’t take action against the security who is supposed to be in the guard house?

  4. 4 sc August 2, 2007 at 11:18 am

    wat was all those years of taekwondo for??? hehe.. kidding kidding.  wudn\’t recommend u to fight back.. amitabha..

  5. 5 samantha August 2, 2007 at 3:11 pm

    Sin eee: thanks!
    KC: no handphone to make the counselling call. donote/sponsor/subsidize a bit le! or maybe u can help winning one for me =)
    Liway: i let the admin to decide the next course of action to be taken
     
     

  6. 6 Yee August 2, 2007 at 8:54 pm

     that must be a bad experience! thank god u r ok

  7. 7 fish August 11, 2007 at 8:26 am

    so sorry to hear bout that~~ everywhere is dangerous in malaysia~~ so scary!!! 


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