... that it's really best to have my mobile phone battery fully charged before setting off downtown to a place I've never been to. Like Abraham, I went, not knowing where I was going. And like him, I providentially ended up in the right place. Unlike him, it took me a lot of SMS exchanges and 20 minutes going round in circles in the best of KL traffic to reach a place I'd passed three times without seeing.
... how good it feels to run through town in pouring rain.
... that when doing a food review with a team from another publication, one needs to check first that the other team's photographer has snapped a dish before one digs into it.
... that it's not only in the movies that the lights at a whole series of pedestrian crossings turn green for you when you're in a hurry.
... that the tastiest dishes aren't the ones on display.
... just how unhappy my feet are unless they get to dance. And just how much they love Latin.