Iloilo Grand Hotel
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... before going to their house. From Robinson Place Iloilo P120 to their home near GMA station in Jaro Iloilo. Just changed my shirt and off we go to Sol y Mar for the celebration and chillin near the beach. After the party, we went home early. We had an early trip to Boracay Island. Accomodation charge??? Free!!! 092614 Before 5:00 am we where already at ceres bus terminal in Jaro. P360 for the 6 hour trip to Caticlan Jetty Port. By 11:00 am I was on queue ...
... br> For I am His and He is mine
Forever and forever...
I was floored. Words could not describe what I heard, saw, and felt. Somehow, I managed to fight back the tears. I know they were singing to me a religious song that referred to God (as He/Him), yet what I heard and felt was them referring to me as the friend they found.
Before I could thank them for their gesture, Romey, the "ring leader" was quick to say that they had prepared ...
... As the 4th kilo of mangoes was placed in front of me, I started to get full. In the end, I finished just about 4 kilos in 12 minutes. My stomach felt like it was about to burst. If I really wanted to push it, I could've forced another 2 kilos. But I feared what the boat ride back to Panay Island would have been like given my history of sea-sickness. So much for all the sh*t talking I did. But at least I entered it and ate 12 ...
This is where I reassured them that life can be that way. It's choosing between observing and participating. What I learned is that there are participants and observers in life - those who watch the world go by, and those who make the world go by. But sometimes, in order to make the world go by, you need to watch for a little bit.
They looked at me with that similar blank stare from the other night, only this time, with a tilt in ...
... of good fortune. A little conflicting.... a LOT when the guys were pushing 70 and the women 20-something, which we found tough to witness.
We tried another island, Bohol, which had the extreme misfortune of suffering a massive earthquake immediately before the typhoon. All the old churches that were made with chunks of coral and cemented with egg whites didn't stand a chance, and every one we saw was missing huge sections. We spent another fun day on ...
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