oh-so-whimsical: Let's face it: I'm not going to... →
Or anytime at all. The inevitable pain is crawling in my skin again. UGH. Over the years, I’ve probably been everything but that ‘someone special’. For instance, I have been (to guys): - that mysterious girl - the quiet one - the smart girl - the one who is so easy to talk to - the one I can run…
45 lessons in life
thelostboyinmanila: joyluck: 1. Life isn’t fair, but it’s still good. 2. When in doubt, just take the next small step. 3. Life is too short to waste time hating anyone. 4. Your job won’t take care of you when you are sick. Your friends and parents will. Stay in touch. 5. Pay off your credit cards every month. 6. You don’t have to win every argument. Agree to disagree. 7. Cry with someone. It’s...
When i was little, I use to pretend I was sleeping...
ohmygawdlisa: lucybaybe: mariannmaeee: LOL omgaaad I used to this ALL the time!
TEN RULES FOR BEING HUMAN.
itchycosmicpocket: cosmicsparks: xxnotoriousdamsel: 1. You will receive a body. You may like it or hate it, but it’s yours to keep for the entire period. 2. You will learn lessons. You are enrolled in a full-time informal school called “life.” 3. There are no mistakes, only lessons. Growth is a process of trial, error, and experimentation. The “failed” experiments are as much a part of the...
It's not about who you've known the longest, it's...
gatekeeper: I’m not drunk. Let’s stay friends. I won’t hurt you. She’s just a friend. I lost your number. I need time to myself. I’ll start my diet tomorrow.
(At times like these) I wish I could speak Korean.
Student's mother: Yeboseyo? ......imnida!
Me: Uhh..Good evening! This is Teacher Chris from Inglishtime..
Student's mother: *speaks really fast, in KOREAN*
Me: Uhhh...I'm sorry, I don't speak Korean. Korean. No.
Student's mother: *continues to speak in Korean*...Meungsup mom. Mommy.
Me: Ahhh!! Meungup's mom? Oh!!! Anyeonghaseyo, uma!
Student's mother: *laughs* Yes, yes..*speaks in Korean again*
Me: Ummm..uma? No English class? Or yes English class?
Student's mother: Yes, yes. No English class.
Me: Okay. No English class for tonight.
Student's mother: Yes. *speaks a good deal of Korean again*
Me: Okay, uma! No English class tonight. Monday class.
Student's mother: Monday, yes. Oh, I'm sorry sorry!
Me: Oh, no, it's okay, mom! Kamsahamnida, uma!
Student's mother: *laughs* Kamsahamnida! Thank you!
Me: Thank you, mom! Have a good evening!
Student's mother: Thank you, thank you. Yeee, good evening.
*yeboseyo - hello (only used when on the phone)
*imnida - speaking (?? like, "Chrisfel imnida.." = "Chrisfel, speaking..")
*uma - mom, mommy
*anyeonghaseyo - hello! (polite greeting)
*kamsahamnida - thank you
I wish weekends were much longer.
chrisfel: Like, five instead of two. And weekdays would be two instead of five.