I got a smile today – a familiar, endearing smile that used to greet me everyday not so long ago. Still painful, though, as memories of promises made, of betrayal, came flashing back. -Noel Jose
Month: December 2018
When I got home from my nanay‘s birthday lunch, I noticed that Chi-Chai’s (my five-year-old cat) food was untouched. Well, that normally happens, but this time, he was making guttural sounds every time I call his name. He was in pain.
I can’t remember exactly for how long, but going to Sagada together had been my best friend Jun and I’s plan for years. I even turned down a number of invites to go there out of respect to our promise that we should go there at the same time. Yes, I know it sounds cheesy …