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"Palaging Mayo'ng Dahilan Upang Tayo ay Maging Masaya"
"There is always a reason to be happy"
By Romeo Bobby Dela Rosa
(Filmed on Day 77 of the Milman adventure, Plaridel. 13.11.14)
... levels of advancement. Slum areas one second, large modern hotels the next. One thing that tickled me is that one of the biggest tv stars here is an 8 year old chubby girl called Ryzza who won Little Miss Philippines two years ago. She is on advertising posters all over the place.
The green man here is animated. He walks, but then gets faster when the lights are ready to change until he is sprinting to highlight the sense of urgency.
We passed a line ...
After market we took the jeepney to Alex's salon who is a famous hairdresser in the Philippines, and friend of Uncle Bob, we all needed a freshen up. David went first. Alex opted to give him a Filipino style 'high top'. I had a good trim. Alex told me my hair was nice, but really dry - it is! I blame cheap shampoo and being in the sun. Ravi had a 'shortcut'. We all looked dapper and finished our salon experience with a little shoot for our video (we all had ...
... do a march with rifles. I felt sorry for them putting on these performances but they were generally smiling and seemed keen to do a good show. A lad dropped a rifle during an exchange so he quickly bent down and kissed the rifle as a sign of respect to the rifle.
The clock was ticking and lunch was ready so we headed off again, being blessed as we went out of school, through the bakery and into Uncle Raffy's house where the maids and Aunt Elvie had prepared lunch for ...
... that once established is impossible to get rid of, sentencing hundreds of thousands of women over the years to a life of abuse and misery.)
It's sickening to see the huge amount of western and asian 60+ men with their barely legal (sometimes not even that) "guest relations officer".
But we had to suck it up, if you want to see a Crucifixion you have to be willing to put up with some inconvenience, ...
Other places to stay in Angeles
406 Don Juico Avenue, Angeles | 3 star hotelfrom $34
339 Sierra Madre St Corner Makiling St, Angeles | 3 star hotelfrom $21
RJK Zapata Bldg., 105 Zeppelin St., Angeles | 3 star hotelfrom $34
22nd Street Josefa Subdivision Malabanias Angeles City, Pampanga, Philippines, Angeles | Hotelfrom $26