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.
I’m already dreading what I will see the moment I open my work email when I report back to the office.
“When you pray, don’t feel guilty about including what you want for yourself.” I can’t expect others to pray for me. That would be presumptuous.
I have to admit I was cold to the idea of meeting up with her because we weren’t close back in college, so there’s really nothing much to catch up on…Surprisingly, it turned out to be a warm reunion.
I won’t tell you if they did get the gold and survived, or died trying. While the ending was noble and touching, I like that it also had humor in it.
This day is definitely spirit-filling, reconnecting me to my inner love for the simple things, the silence, and the quietude.