Despite making several calls to you-know-who, they realised that he was in the kitchen washing their used mugs and all. It did not help that the mobile was in silent mode of course. The cleansing session lapsed into the next teaching session, which altogether ran into almost 15 minutes before their ordeal was discovered.
In the meantime, a member of the fairer sex and in connection to one of the STUCK-5s, upon failing to contact the lift specialists, called up the SCDF instead. In no time, the you-know-who spotted the latest SCDF fire-engine buggy, a police car and an ambulance squatting at the ground level from 9 floors up. What a sight it was! The flurry of lights from the activities below added to the beatiful night skies above.