In August 2, 1968, the Casiguran (Aurora) earthquake was at 7.3 and was felt all the way to Manila. This was the same earthquake that caused the Ruby Tower in Binondo to collapse.
And then, I realize that the people who stay make it all okay.
I have never felt this sick before. So sick that I could only think of my mother. She would know what to do. It started Thursday night… Read more “Mother’s care is still the best medicine”
It’s quite pricey, yes, and some people say we could have travelled to other destinations in Asia for that amount. True, but those places are not Batanes. They will never be.
Of course, in spite of this polished statement, the damage has already been done. It will take years before United Airlines can get the public’s trust again.
Tears rolled down her cheeks, meeting the sweat that streamed from her brows. That was a picture of tenacity if I ever saw one. She was clearly fighting through the pain.
Because that’s what it is in this life. We are all going through some kind of pain. We just have different ways of dealing with it. Some conceal it with cheerfulness, hoping the pain will either be contained or completely heal. That, I guess, is my everglow.
Given that the opposing team was getting the favorable end of the referee’s decision, he shouldn’t have involved his boys. What he forgot was that these are young, impressionable boys whose characters he is supposed to build as athletes.