What Lies Beneath The Sand – Kabanata 2

Kabanata 2 Alak Nang naghapon ay naging abala umano ang magkapatid sa negosyo. Apparently, their plant is near here at dinig ko’y malaki iyon. Probably that is where their riches come from, huh. Sa negosyo nilang semento na alam kong nangunguna sa buong bansa ngayon. There is nothing more awkward than dinner. Sa hapag, si

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What Lies Beneath The Sand – Kabanata 1

Kabanata 1 Galit Tumikhim ako. Inayos ko ng paulit-ulit ang aking damit at ang aking buhok habang pilit na ngumingiti sa mga nakasalubong kong bisita. Some lingering stares from the group of old people, lalagpasan ko sana ngunit sa huli ay hindi na nila napigilan. “Daniella,” an old bird-like lady called. Ngiting-ngiti siya at sa

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What Lies Beneath The Sand – Simula

Simula He is the best artist. He knows how to color things like how it is supposed to be. Na ang langit at dagat ay asul. Ang mga dahon berde. Ang araw, dilaw. Ang mga ulap, puti. Ang dugo, pula. One color assigned perfectly on things… And you don’t question it because in your heart

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Blown By The Wind – Wakas

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Wakas She hates me. Iyon lang ang tangi kong opinyon sa kanya. The moment I was introduced to her, I saw the immediate hatred in her eyes. Alam ko kung paano mabuhay sa mundong ito. Even without my parents, I struggled and worked hard just so I can someday call something my own. My love

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Blown By The Wind – Kabanata 40

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Kabanata 40 Never Forget In just a span of twelve hours, mas lalong dumami ang mga hakahaka. I cannot access my social media accounts. Tita Daisy is panicking, hindi niya rin alam bakit ganoon. The news about our upcoming wedding is taking the internet by storm. It’s crazy. Hindi ko alam saan nanggaling ang mga

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Blown By The Wind – Kabanata 39

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Kabanata 39 Passion Nagkatinginan kami ni Vince pagkatapos parehong pumirma. I can’t help but realize that even though this is so unplanned, it still feels solemn. Sa ihip ng hangin galing sa himpapawid, sa katahimikan ng aming mga kasama, sa munting musika na nanggagaling sa ‘di kalayuan, at sa pintig ng puso kong hindi makapaniwala.

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Blown By The Wind – Kabanata 38

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Kabanata 38 Wind The door opened. Sa kalagitnaan pa ng hikbi ko. When I realized who was at the other end, natigil ako sa gitna ng hikbi at nanatilang nakasinghap. Pinadaan ko ang likod ng aking kamay sa aking baba, hindi sa aking pisngi para hindi halata ang pagpupunas ng luha. I looked straight. Sa

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Blown By The Wind – Kabanata 37

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Kabanata 37 Duwag Panay ang pindot ko sa aking cellphone habang nakaupo sa kulay beige na couch ng hotel lobby na pinasukan ko. I thought I would enjoy this trip. I thought I’d appreciate everything from the large airport, the great buildings and infrastracture, to the beautifully carved entrance of the Mandarin Oriental, pero nagkamali

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Blown By The Wind – Kabanata 36

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Kabanata 36 Regrets He’s wearing a tuxedo with a cute little black ribbon. Hindi ko alam kung sinong kasama niya. Paniguradong si Andres at si Cassandra. Luminga-linga ako para mahanap ang kasama niya ngunit tanging ang mga staff lang ang nandoon. Hinawakan ko ang magkabilang balikat niya. His eyes are fixed behind me and I

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Blown By The Wind – Kabanata 35

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Kabanata 35 Fame I want to make so many excuses for myself. That maybe, I don’t deserve it. Sa lahat ng ginawa ko noon, hindi ko na mapapantayan pa ang nagawa niya. At tama lang na ganito ang magyari dahil hindi ko na kayang masira siya ng paulit-ulit dahil sa akin. I want to convince

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