18 Jul '11, 2am

'#Octopus' #couples mock #reservedseat sign by #snoozing in them

'#Octopus' #couples mock #reservedseat sign by #snoozing in them

are turned off by these young couples who have made a mockery of the reserved seat sign by sleeping in the seats in intimate positions. Couples who place their arms or legs over each other in awkward positions in public places have been dubbed 'octopus' couples by STOMPers after a recent spate of such cases. While STOMPer peiyin described the act as 'unglam', STOMPer Rahmat commented: "This is a misuse and mockery of reserved seats on the MRT Circle Line, from Marymount to Dhoby Ghaut station. "This couple, presumably Malays, sat on the reserve seat and pretended to sleep. "They deprived the elderly from using the seat. "This was seen at about 4.17pm on Friday, Jul 1. "Two weeks later, at about 1.04pm on another Friday, Jul 15, a similar sight was seen but this time, involving a Chinese couple. "The male youth was dressed in white school uniform bearing a badge believed to...

Full article: http://singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg/stomp/sgseen/ugly_commu...

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singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg 15 Jul '11, 5am

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straitstimes.com 27 Jul '11, 6am

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singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg 19 Jul '11, 1pm

spotted a couple occupying the reserved seats on the MRT to sleep. The man was asleep on his girlfriend's lap (in red), wh...