Nararamdaman ko na ang bagsik niyang mukhang galit na galit na siya sa akin kaya walang humpay sa pagbuga ng nakapapasong asido. Hindi ko naman siya masisi, lalo na’t ilang taon ko rin siyang inabuso.
If you’re going to ask me if I regret some of the things I did when I was younger, my answer would be a big fat YES. In fact, there are so many things I wish my younger self knew.
I know my fascination with ACNH has a lot to do with my current disappointment and frustration with everything taking place around me, especially here in the Philippines where uncertainty always looms.
I think it’s just okay be a little kinder to myself. I need to slow down or even take a break once in a while. I need accept that certain situations could negatively impact my productivity, and that’s just okay.
I was able to transform from that little girl at the sari-sari store, so naïve that she believed what her aunt had handed the customer was a pack of sandwich, into the woman that I was right at that moment.