Well… how do you even begin to explain something you don’t understand? It’s like your teacher let you recite what she discussed when you arrived late. Maybe I’m just too you or too dumb or too inexperienced. Maybe I needed more time – time to learn, grow, and understand all things that I needed to. Maybe I was playing when I said that I’m ready to face life being 21 and officially being an adult. Man, it’s hard. It always reminds me of that one post I saw online saying that being 18-24 is like playing an RPG about survival and you skipped Tutorial Mode. Guess I’m a fool.
I dozed off on a sea-sickening ferry ride and woke up to the glistening shiny shores of Asia’s Las Vegas. Macau greeted me with its very riveting charm and alluring sights. The sunny day helped highlight all of the city’s beautiful sides that, at that time, felt really intoxicating making it seem like the city is luring you to stay and just stay.
“Go get a passport.” That’s what my Ate (elder sister) told me on the day of Sinulog while I was on my way to a party. “What? Why? How? Wha- “I was stuttering and lost for words not because I didn’t know what’s going to happen but because I do know what it is about – the bitch, I call a sister, bought me a ticket going to Hong Kong and I is happy and thankful. It would be my first time to be out of the country and I got overly excited but I didn’t let it show.
A step into this new barbershop concept brought me a few years into my future (if all else goes as planned, hehe) – but it’s neither because of the ambiance nor the elements found inside. It’s mostly not the tangible that puts my interests to rouse. What provoked the difference was the feeling that I had – the feeling of refinement and sophistication, almost into grasping that finesse of being a gentleman (if there’s such thing).
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I jested to my father about going back home for a long weekend since my school is having its intramurals week. It was just a normal Messenger chat and then he asked about how much the ticket is. I responded. Then he said, “Okay.” Continue reading
I have never felt like a tourist in my own country until I sat foot on this island.
I was welcomed with the utmost warmth of emotions and climate.
I was treated generously. Too generous.
I thought that we, Filipinos, lost it.