Jump to content

MyCarForum Logo
Search
Magnifying glass

SEARCH

3

The woman who kneeled for 30 mins to avoid paying $100

By CheeJun on 28 Apr 2011

Attached Image: 20110423.222529_wheelclam_bg.jpg
Photo courtesy of asiaone.com

I came across this story at asiaone motoring and found it so hilarious I thought I should share it with readers of this blog as well. Its about a woman who parked at a carpark with full knowledge that her car could be clamped because there was a huge sign saying 'private property' and that unauthorized parking will result in the car being wheel clamped. And she did get wheel clamped but went to the extent of begging the attendant to unclamp her car without paying the fine. This is absolute Hollywood material..

So she parked sort of illegally since it was private property, parking attendant comes and clamps her wheel since she parked for more than 15 minutes and initially came with $100 dollars in hand but refused to pay. I don't really bother about what people say about her having a domestic helper or whether she drives a 'mid-ranged Continental' car because that doesn't really 'prove' she's rich. The main point is she came with $100 dollars in hand and refused to pay. In a normal situation, I would assume that one may try to negotiate with the parking attendant for a while but eventually, you know you'd have to pay the fine or else your car is going to sit there like a log. But this woman (probably some drama queen) went down on her knees and WEPT!! I can't believe such idiocy from a person who can definitely afford to pay the fine but refuses and cries about it. We're talking about a grown, adult lady with a domestic helper and 2 kids.

Eventually her tears and sobs were heard by some passers-by who shared the cost of the fine to let her go. And I'm wondering who were these people as well. She must have really been pitiful weeping on her knees for 30 mins for some random strangers to be willing to pay the fine for her. What if it was you? Would you help her or would you let her settle her own problem? Honestly, if it was me, I'd say its her fault for trying to take the risk and weeping won't induce any pity in me.

discussions, local and 3 more...

Viewed: 533 times

Related Blog Posts
Cheejun
Written by Cheejun
Hi everyone, I’m Chee Jun and cars have always been a passion for me since young and writing about them is one way to express myself in the motoring world.



  • 1
Whiteice78 Apr 28 2011 01:46 PM
Shameless piece of s--t... wasted 10 seconds typing that.
Viceroymenthol Apr 28 2011 02:33 PM
$100 for 30 mins is GL PRC rate.

This happened in Joo Chiat?

Well worth her time then.
The_Edge May 02 2011 05:53 PM
One lives and dies by the sword, no?
Do the crime, Do the time! In this case, pay the goddamn fine, you pathetic woman.
Your family should be absolutely ashamed of your behavior.
  • 1
 
Car Makes

Please select a car make

Facebook Likes
   Featured Blog Post
Photo
The guide, while not mandatory, comes amid rising car complaints, mainly about defects. It is dev...
POPULAR BLOG POSTS
Photo
Many use the terms ‘powersliding’ and ‘drifting’ interchangeably but do not realise that they ar...
Photo
According to the Las Vegas Sun, as well as several other local outlets, two men died in a Lamborg...
Photo
Gazoo Racing chief Tetsuya Tada has confirmed that Toyota is working on a spiritual successor of...
Photo
The Australian actor is reported to be portraying Enzo Ferrari in a new biopic on the Ferrari fou...
Photo
Private-hire cars, unlike taxis, must carry seats for babies and children under 1.35m tall, accor...
   Lifestyle Articles