Wings emotions are often subdued and the other characters emotions are very hard to figure out
Wing loses touch with his close friends
Despite being portrayed as a good friend and a nice person, he does not have any "happy endings", with both of his relationships not working out.
Wing goes through school , NS and many different but relevant things
Wing experiences conflict like in real life , with Audrey and Chloe
Wing goes to NS and mixes around with different people too but realises that social status and identity matter alot
what it means to defend you country through NS
Wing is made out to be a real boy in the very real world , and it made to be realistic
Wing in the story is no different from any other Singaporean male and has to serve NS at 18.
Wing and Chloe have very different social status. Wing is a person who spent all his life in the heartlands while Chloe has a higher social status than him. They broke up because of the difference in status.
Wing has always thought that his father had died many years ago and has already accepted that fact. But he suddenly finds out that the father that hs thought had died many years ago might be his fifth uncle.