29 Mar '15, 7am

#LeeKuanYew "lived and breathed #Singapore all his life": PM @leehsienloong in his eulogy

SINGAPORE - Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Sunday shared personal insights about what it was like to be the son of Mr Lee Kuan Yew, a great leader but also a father figure who cared about him deeply. “Growing up with my father, living through those years with him, made me what I am,” he said, in the first of 10 eulogies at the state funeral service for Singapore’s first Prime Minister. “He wasn't demonstrative, much less was he touch-feely. So not new-age but he loved us deeply,” he said, speaking at the University Cultural Centre state funeral service attended by some 2,200 people, including family members, politicians and world leaders. PM Lee revealed that after his first wife Ming Yang died, his parents had suggested that he try meditation. He gave it a go but did not make much progress. After the last general elections in 2011 - when the People’s Action Party won b...

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