fbpx
Connect with us
TOPICS

Social Stories

“Do I look very shabby?” M’sian Guy Wonders If He Was Rejected By Girl Because He Drives A Myvi

Published

Caraar
Source: Freepik & Mitula

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

It seems like people nowadays tend to judge the status of others based on the kind of car they drive and make decisions with that judgement alone.

One Malaysian netizen wrote in a Facebook post that he was rejected by a girl he was trying to pursue and suspects that it is because he owns a Perodua Myvi.

He said that he used to be a guy with very little desire for material things and didn’t want to chase after famous brands. He said he had been working for several years already and never thought of buying a new car. He reasons that because a car depreciates in value, it won’t “add any value to his finances”.

Instead of spending money on cars, he said he has always used his 15-year-old second-hand Myvi to travel, and sometimes even rides a motorcycle to work as his home is located near his office.

2A362Adaa6Ae8F81Cee0C4Baa812A80F

For illustration purpose only

However, during the experiences he went through in the past two years, he said his life philosophy has been challenged. He wonders whether he should get a better car even though he personally feels like he does not need it.

“I started chasing a girl a few months ago. At that time, I began to think that material matters are important and I should pay attention to my appearance,” he said.

“I used my family’s Honda City for the first three dates, but the car is not mine. I can’t keep pretending like it is, so on the fourth date, I drove my own Myvi to pick her up.”

“Of course, we were as happy as we usually were and there were endless topics to talk about. But since then, no matter how I made appointments, she never came out to meet me.”

He added that he had asked to meet the girl about three or four times this month, but she always turned him down using various reasons like being busy with something, or reasoning that it was dangerous to go out during CMCO, or having an appointment with someone else.

“I don’t understand why this happened. The last time we went out everything was fine. I didn’t notice anything unusual.  Is it because I’m not decent enough or that I look very shabby?” the guy wrote.

3497274

For illustration purpose only

He then said he is very frustrated because, during his previous relationship, his ex-girlfriend chose to marry someone richer. However, he said that he is not blaming anyone as choosing who one wants to be with is a very personal choice and agreed that money is, indeed, important.

He said he believes there is no need to ‘package’ himself with material things as those who know him would understand him the way he is. However, after seeing all the problems he has gone through, he said he is slowly beginning to think that material things are important.

Although his heart still disagrees, he said this is the only way for others to see that he has “financial stability” which would give him a “sense of security”.

“I will buy a Honda City or Honda HR-V next year,” he said at the end of his post.

“After coming out into society, I still have to succumb to materialism. I can only compromise.”

What do you think about this? Are material things important for one’s image? Let us know in the comments below!

 

Also read: “Why must drive Bezza?” M’sian Girl Disappointed That Guy Trying to Court Her Drives A ‘Low Grade’ Car

Bezza

Source: fastlink2u
Source: Bangkok Post


Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.



Just In

Collage 2 1 Collage 2 1
News7 hours ago

“We’ll help” – PAS Challenges Gov’t to BAN Gambling Centers in States Controlled by BN & PH

Just recently, Prime Minister Dato Seri Anwar Ibrahim, who is also the Minister of Finance reduced the 4D Special Draw...

My Post 1 2022 12 07T165034.887 My Post 1 2022 12 07T165034.887
News7 hours ago

Johor Police Busts World Cup 2022 Gambling Syndicate With Bets Of Up To RM6.3 Million

The Johor police successfully busted an online gambling syndicate surrounding the Qatar 2022 World Cup, involving bets of up to...

Ft Hiv Ft Hiv
News9 hours ago

M’sian AIDS Orgs Slam Doctors For Urging Govt to Ban HIV Prevention Medicine From Gay Couples

Whatever your view is on the LGBTQ community, a group shouldn’t ever be banned from accessing certain medication just because...

Pdrm Ft Pdrm Ft
News11 hours ago

PDRM Introduces E-Reporting System That Allows M’sians To Make Police Reports Online

One of the most troublesome things that one can encounter is to lose personal documentations or personal belongings. The common...

Collage 3 Collage 3
News15 hours ago

Fire Breaks Out at the HQ of Ministry of Finance, No Injuries or Losses Reported

A fire broke out yesterday (December 6) at the HQ of the Ministry of Finance but fortunately, no injuries or...

Tengku Zafrul Ft 1 Tengku Zafrul Ft 1
News1 day ago

“I didn’t go watch the world cup!” – Tengku Zafrul Explains Why He Was Absent During 1st Cabinet Meeting

When PM10 Dato Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s first special cabinet meeting was held, many people were angry to see that Tengku...

My Post 1 2022 12 06T142533.609 My Post 1 2022 12 06T142533.609
News1 day ago

“Don’t challenge me” – DSAI Tells Muhyiddin Yassin Over Alleged Misappropriation of RM600 Billion

Prime Minister Dato’ Seri Anwar Ibrahim (DSAI) has warned Perikatan Nasional (PN) Chairman Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin not to challenge...

High Speed Chase Ft End High Speed Chase Ft End
News2 days ago

9 Police Cars Went on a High Speed Chase With a 39yo M’sian Woman for 65KM

High speed chases usually don’t occur often and the most that we’ve seen would probably be on TV! Just recently,...

Announcement

Latest Videos



TRENDING TODAY