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I'm officially out of our badminton tournament!

Yes, you read it right. I’m officially out of our school’s badminton tournament. But I believe I put up a good fight.

My first opponent had excellent defense. 406 more words

"Why did you eat my bananas?"

This afternoon, I went to the grocery store to buy a few bottles of wine which I will send tomorrow via post. I was thinking authentic Italian wine (among others) would be a very nice… 403 more words

Bagong bayani

The first part of this article was written on my way home from Milan.

As I am typing this entry, I am comfortably sitting inside the train, Double Cheeseburger, fries and Cola from Burger King by my side, waiting for the train to depart for Venice. 927 more words

How a single person can change the way you view life

Do you believe that it could take only a single person to change the way you view life, or to at least make you realize how far you are from the kind of life you want to live? 226 more words

Not that I'm grade-conscious

Just received an e-mail from our programme secretary: I received an A in one of my subjects. Honestly, I felt devastated when I read that e-mail mainly because I know I could have gotten an E. 160 more words

Do it now!

It was summer of 2009.

I saw her walking along Berchmann’s Hall. She was wearing a red top. I noticed that she lost some weight, yet she still possessed that motherly aura. 289 more words

Yes, I'll continue respecting other people.

Conclusion after what just happened: I will continue respecting other people even if they don’t afford me the same respect I give them. It’s certainly difficult to live up to Levinas’ stand about one’s responsibility for the Other.