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You're Not Officially A Commuter If You Haven't Experienced These While Riding The MRT

The MRT has been a part of our daily lives as commuters - it's cheap, fast and gives you a roller coaster of emotions.

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1. Manila traffic will take you forever, so taking the MRT is the only option

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Mahal mag-taxi, Bes.

2. But you notice the long line for tickets

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ETA: 48 Years

3. Good thing you already have your Beep card

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V.I.P! ganon!

4. Only to realize, there's already a sea of people waiting for the train

5. Finally, the train is here!


Ganyan mismo ang feeling

6. Catch it or you have to wait for 48 more years for the next train to arrive

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Not really 48 years, I mean, but you know.

7. To get inside the train, you don't even have to walk

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Magpatangay sa alon ng buhay

8. Once inside, you realize that the aircon is not working properly

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9. While having the most awkward moment with a stanger

Face to face, chest to chest, nose to nose. We are this close. NO NOT A ROMANTIC STORY. This is the situation right now at the MRT.

Twitter: @polpaglinawan / Via Twitter: @polpaglinawan

10. Oh! Finally, a vacant seat!

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Unahan na itu!

11. Well, of course, let the elderly, handicapped and pregnant women sit first

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12. You're still a few stations away, look for a cutie to pass the time


13. If you find one, try to project even when you're already wet from your sweat

Act natural, bes!
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Act natural, bes!

14. That moment when the driver announces that you will be arriving at your station


15. Okay... so how do you look now?

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OK pa ba ang hair ko?

16. But still thankful that your ride is finally over



17. Then you realize that you still have to ride a jeepney


San ka ba kasi pupunta?

18. But as they say... if you can survive the MRT, you can do anything!

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Level Up!

19. This tweet pretty much summarizes everything

Sumakay ng fresh bumaba ng mandirigma. 😂

Twitter: @ptrckrodas / Via Twitter: @ptrckrodas

20. Would you still ride the MRT? Yep, DEFINITELY!

Instagram: @annecurtissmith

Even Anne Curtis loves riding the MRT.

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