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Midnight Thoughts #17: Leap Year, Withering Hope

Leap year occurs once in every four years. 
Our elections held once in every four/ five years. 
It took us 60 years to enforce a transition of power. 
From BN to PH. 

Many were delighted the change made in 9th May 2018. Finally, kleptocrats and politikus are swept. Pakatan Harapan gives us harapan (hope), that a New Malaysia has born.     

Then, roadblocks after roadblocks, restrains after restrains, u-turns after u-turns, many were exhausted. 
You can blame it entirely on PH, that PH is not firm on reforms, that they still pander hard on the conservatives. 
But at the very least, spaces were given, hope is still there. 
Friends and I discussed ways to empower youths around us. I myself take a big step this year, be more active in activism, though miles and miles behind my friends, my comrades. 

Fast forward, not even two years, #LangkahSheraton happened, it happened so fast that many including I couldn't keep up. Many don't know who is the hero (is there even a hero), or the villain o…