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A Birthday Greeting

K: In case the world ends at 6pm today, advanced happy bday. In case it doesn’t, don’t get as drunk tonight as you did last year. Love you! R: thanx karin il try my best to behave K: :) hug … Continue reading

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It is Better To Have Loved And Lost…

Hanging out last weekend with a loooong time on-again off-again “friend”, he said: “Tignan mo si A, kinasal pero hiwalay na. Tayo [hindi kinasal pero] ok pa rin.” While driving earlier, I was able to process that thought… I’d rather … Continue reading

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Remembering 1st Year High School

My older-by-one-year sister Rosanne had a classmate who had to “repeat” 1st year high school. This student ended up being my classmate. Here’s one of our conversations which, to this day, cracks me up: CLASSMATE: When’s your bday? ME: August … Continue reading

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Being Human

“We meet people and when we part they leave marks for us to remember them by.” ~Being Human I was smitten by Twilight for a while (actually, I still am; watched the movie, bought the box set in paperback since … Continue reading

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San Lazaro Hospital

When PeeWee split my helper’s lower lip in half (unbelievable but true) a few years back, we rushed to Delgado Clinic on Kamuning. There, we learned that they will refer you to San Lazaro Hospital in Manila if the bite … Continue reading

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Swiss Guard

Tonight I was reminded of one of my lowest points at work… If I remember right, it was during Holy Week of 2004. I went up to Baguio to nurse my beaten determination. The band’s future was uncertain; one of … Continue reading

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MKM

This one’s for Robert Dumaual whom I have yet to meet when he comes to town in July… It is often referred to as “the Panday song” but, really, it has a title: “Makita Kang Muli”. MKM is undoubtedly one … Continue reading

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I promised this blog wouldn’t be emo but…

At Office Warehouse (of all places!) earlier I stumbled upon a sticker by the check-out counter that read: “Love doesn’t walk away…people do.” Yohn.

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Exercise of Futility

This is for the one with whom I had that long “exercise of futility” conversation this afternoon. Sing this with me: “…Goodbye, my almost-lover Goodbye, my hopeless dream I’m trying not to think about you Can’t you just let me … Continue reading

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Girls and Apple Trees

I stumbled upon this last April. I remember how it really made my day. Since then sooo many disheartening things have happened (again). I’m glad that I found this again today (apparently, I posted the link in my Multiply account…gawd … Continue reading

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