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The 15 Stages Singaporeans Went Through Leading Up To Donald Trump's Win Today

As the world resigns to the fact that Mr Donald J “Make America Great Again” Trump is confirmed to be a permanent fixture in The White House for the next four years, the air of optimism worldwide suddenly parted to welcome some dark stormy skies.

Donald Trump
Donald Trump

As we watch the next president of the USA give his victory address to his supporters, we look back at the emotional rollercoaster that Singaporeans went through in the past 24 hours.

1. Catching Up The Night Before

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Last night, you caught up on the latest on the US presidential race

2. She’s Gonna Win

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And go to sleep thinking that it is a sure-win for one side

3. Waking Up As Usual

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Waking up still convinced Trump will not win

4. Everyone Shares The Same Sentiments

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Coming into the office, and all your colleagues also thinks Hillary Clinton will win.

5. Then The Initial Signs Show Up

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When you find out that the initial statistics are in favour of Trump

6. Work Gets Affected

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You find yourself peeled to all the news sites instead of actually working

7. Reality Rears Its Ugly Head

You come back from lunch only to find out Donald Trump is way ahead
You come back from lunch only to find out Donald Trump is way ahead

8. Resigning To The Facts

When you do the math and realise there is no way Hillary Clinton can win
When you do the math and realise there is no way Hillary Clinton can win

9. Everyone Is Suddenly Quiet

The office atmosphere is suddenly very solemn
The office atmosphere is suddenly very solemn

10. Someone Still Holds Hope

There's always one person who is hoping for a last minute reversal
There’s always one person who is hoping for a last minute reversal

11. Nope.

Everyone else knows better
But everyone else knows better

12. Joke’s On America

You thought that you will be sad over it but instead think of this as one big joke
You thought that you will be sad over it, but instead think of this as one big joke

13. When You Realise You Have A Deadline To Meet

Show's over, back to work
Show’s over, back to work

14. Rushing To Get It Done, If Not…

You scurry to avoid hearing those two words
You scurry to avoid hearing those two words

15. And This Is What Everyone’s Thinking On The Way Home

End of the world
End of the world

Anyway, now that everything’s over, congratulations to President-elect of the United States of America, Donald J. Trump.

We sincerely hope you will prove doubters wrong once you take office, and keep to your promise to make America great again.

These are the final results:

US Presidential Election Results 2016
US Presidential Election Results 2016

Here’s your new POTUS ladies and gentlemen:

Mr President
Mr President

 

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