Singaporeans were left wondering whether the writer was being serious or sarcastic
SINGAPORE: An online user took to social media to bid farewell to Tan Kin Lian posters after the 2023 Presidential Elections. In response to the post, netizens were left wondering whether the writer was being serious or sarcastic.
The netizen took to the Complaint Singapore Facebook group on Sunday (Sept 3) to share a farewell message for PE2023 posters of Mr Tan.
“Dear Brothers and Sisters,” the letter read. “It is with mixed emotions that we gather here today to bid farewell to our favorite presidential candidate, Mr. TKL posters. For a few weeks, he has captured our attention and sparked our imaginations with his bold ideas and charismatic presence.
“Many of us may remember when we did not take him seriously, dismissing his ambitions as mere political theater. But as days went on, Mr. TKL demonstrated his commitment to public service and his unwavering dedication to the causes he held dear, like the intention to lower our wages & GST.”
The post went on to mention Mr Tan’s post-election endeavours. “He will be directing his efforts towards Forest City now,” it said. “While we may feel a sense of loss knowing that we won’t see him on the campaign trail anymore, we must also recognize his decision as an opportunity for growth and change.
Forest City represents a new chapter in Mr. TKL’s life, where he will undoubtedly bring the same passion and vision that he exhibited in his political pursuits. It is a chance for him to make a lasting impact on the environment, sustainability, and the future of our planet.
As we bid farewell to his posters, let us remember the lessons we have learned from Mr. TKL’s journey. Let us reflect on the importance of taking every candidate seriously, regardless of initial impressions. Let us also acknowledge the power of dedication, perseverance, and the pursuit of one’s passions.
While Mr. TKL’s decision may come as a disappointment to some, it is essential that we embrace change and support him in his new endeavors. We should remember the positive impact he has had on our political discourse and the inspiration he has provided to many.
So, dear brothers and sisters, let us bid farewell to Mr. TKL posters with gratitude and appreciation. May his future endeavors bring him success and satisfaction, and may his legacy continue to inspire those who like him. Thank you.”
Responding to the heartfelt post, some netizens left their two cents in the comments section. “It is really sad that I won’t be seeing him on TV again,” said one. “He has brought so much joy and laughter to me and my family. We couldn’t stop laughing whenever he speaks…”