At the break of dawn, someone actually placed a huge sign on the picnic table to CHOPE the place.
*Spring time Hike - another post for Valley of Fire can be found HERE!
And your Singlish lesson for the day - CHOPE
Slang for saving something beforehand, reserve a seat, a book, etc. Singaporeans have a habit of leaving objects (packet of tissue paper, umbrella, motorcycle helmet) on seats/tables to reserve places. It is not an uncommon scene at Singapore hawker centers.
Posted by Kirsty