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Necessary Losses...

There are some instances in our lives when we try to grapple and find the reason to hold on to what exists... what is tangible... what is frighteningly familiar. Sometimes we stubbornly fail to realize that we need change in order to survive. But of course, seasons come and seasons go and there is nothing new under the sun.

I am getting tired of saying goodbyes... but without goodbyes, we'll never see the importance and beauty of hellos. Some go to far off places, some go far from our hearts (this is the most painful loss because we can never blame geography or lifestyle in growing apart). It's an inevitable part of our life's journey.

You never realize the importance of something until it's taken away from you. Cliches and these old sayings stand the test of time because these are universal truths.


Loving the Pussycat Dolls and Sugarbabe. Both groups have a half-Filipina singer. The songs are cheesy but hey... guilty pleasure! I miss the Spice Girls. :(


Joke of the week:

Gerry and Porshee Spice talking about chemicals.

Gerry: Yes, yung mga colloidal.
Nette (butting in): Ay ako rin... colloidal din yung skin ko.
Gerry and Porsh laughing.
Gerry: Gaga! Keloidal yun!
Nette: aaahhh.... shet.. ano ako nagseseparate itoh liquid and solid...


gurl! ako rin miss ko na spicegirls so i downloaded them to my iPod. ehehehe. coolness!

also sugarbabes. cute yung push the button and overload. my shaking my ass now...

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