Abroad Fun

Indonesian Man Spends RM11K For His Wife To Watch Taylor Swift In SG

"I'm not a Swiftie but I want to make my wife happy."

A heartwarming story has captured the hearts of many Swifties, originating from a devoted Indonesian husband’s grand gesture for his wife.

- Advertisements -

Although he is not a Swiftie himself, he was able to fully support his wife’s dream of attending a Taylor Swift concert.

- Advertisements -

The happy wife revealed to be an Indonesian online sensation, Ulfa Merdeka.

The man was spotted at Taylor Swift’s “Eras Tour” concert in Singapore on March 3, donning a unique custom-printed t-shirt that has since become the talk of the town.

- Advertisements -

The inscription on the front of his shirt, it translates to a sentiment some can resonate with: “I might not be a Swiftie, but making my wife happy is my greatest joy.”

Indonesian man spends rm11k for his wife to watch taylor swift in sg | weirdkaya
Photo from Mothership

This wasn’t just any shirt; it was a detailed ledger of love, showcasing the lengths he went to ensure his wife could enjoy her favorite artist live on the back of the t-shirt.

Here’s a glimpse into the budget breakdown proudly displayed on his shirt:

  • Premier ticket to Taylor Swift’s concert: RM7,877 (Converted from IDR21,500,000)
  • Air travel from Surabaya to Singapore: RM2,381 (Converted from IDR7,000,000)
  • One-night stay in a cozy hotel: RM1,628 (Converted from IDR3,800,000)
  • Delightful meals and refreshments: RM1,628 (Converted from IDR3,800,000)
  • Stylish outfit for his wife: RM368 (Converted from IDR1,000,000)
  • Cherished souvenirs: RM368 (Converted from IDR1,000,000)
  • The iconic custom t-shirt: RM18.43 (Converted from IDR50,000)
  • Overall Total: RM10325.28 (IDR34350000)
Indonesian man spends rm11k for his wife to watch taylor swift in sg | weirdkaya
Screenshot via Instagram/ ulfamerdeka

However, a keen eye will notice a mismatch in his calculations, as the actual expenditure tallied up to RM11467.82 (IDR38,150,000), rather than the RM10325.28 (IDR34350000) indicated on his shirt.


Weirdkaya is on instagram!
For more stories like this, follow WeirdKaya on Facebook and Instagram!

We are hiring writers!
We are hiring writers!