メルバ先生 英文記事紹介 No.12
Philippines is a developing country. We are very much optimistic that someday our country will be better. The lives of every Filipino most especially those marginalized are not easy.Still, we could afford to smile. Even being hit by natural calamities like flood, earthquake, typhoon still our optimism overpours. In an ordinary days if you will roam around the places in the Philippines you could see smiling and warm-hearted faces.Trying to make you feel not a stranger to this country. It's been a tradition for us to celebrate even the little success that we have or even birthdays,graduation day, wedding and fiestas. It is in us that we look forward,to see many people be inspired of our own way and lightened up the burden of our day to survival.
Optimism is one good value of a true Filipino. Because of it we can afford to smile even the hardest thing that we encounter.We are hopeful people that someday our lives would be better. I appreciate much this virtue and I am very proud to be being a Filipino.It is not an easy thing to live here that's why a lot of Filipinos going out of the country for work amidst the distance of their loved ones. It doesn't mean that they are not happy here its just that they wanted to let their families to live a better life even if they are not. Such a very unique culture, standing in the midst of calamities. Helping one another to withstand the bitterness of life and together we smile with each others hand.