I was behind the wheel, waiting for Mom who went to buy takeaway from the Chinese hawker by the road when I heard a bang. It wasn’t loud enough to have me turn my head but unusual enough for me to take a look at the side mirror (the noise was coming from the back). I gasped when I caught sight of a man with a helmet falling from his motorbike a few metres away from my car. By reflex, I turned to the back. The motorcyclist must had somehow knocked into the side of a purple Kancil for the next instant, its female driver rushed out of the car looking alarmed.
I was reaching for the central lock already when I saw the motorcyclist scrambled up from where he fell and picked up the black broken pieces of stuff lying around him - which I later realized was the remnants of his cellphone. And at this point, a few men came running from the sides of the road to
Guess what happened? It’s a pleasant surprise though…though the ending was abit sour…