That's why China mati mati wanted to host the Olympics this year, and having succeeded, accordingly set a propitious time and date for the opening ceremony at 8.08 pm on the 8th of August 2008.
As they say lucky for some . . .
. . . One World One Dream
Beijing Olympics 2008
. . . 238 Couples Tied the Knot in Malaysia
Not so lucky for others . . .
. . . 1,000 homes face power cut after TNB cable explosion
We had been looking forward to the Opening Ceremony of the Beijing Olympics. The opportunity to witness the Opening as a guest of the Chinese Ambassador was hard to resist. Now being relegated to the hospital 14-inch telly was of course the painful reality.
Despite squinting through the entire OC, we could see that it was a spectacular show. Completely out of the box. China Boleh!
The test involved monitoring of ECG and blood pressure whilst exercising on a treadmill ie. beginning with brisk walking on the incline and gradual increase in pace up to 80-90% of heart rate dependant on age.
"Discharged" is the sweetest word in the English language.
After a lapse, it's back to healthy eating, loosing weight (especially inches off the midriff), exercise, drinking plenty of water and getting enough sleep.
And most important of all don't worry, be happy.