03 Mar '11, 3am

The way to get a seat on the MRT: Ask nicely. Is it true for you too?

WHEN my husband and I board a crowded MRT train, we move to the centre of the carriage where usually, someone offers up his seat to us. However, if this does not happen, we approach a passenger seated on the 'reserved seat' and request for the seat politely. The approach has worked all the time. The passenger always springs out of his seat immediately - and willingly - and with a smile too. It's great. I guess a polite approach is important.

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