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    Posted on Jul 27, 2017

    21 Special Skills You Have Mastered As A Commuter In Manila

    Isa kang alamat ng traffic.

    1. Responsibility: Laging magising nang maaga para madaling sumakay.

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    Gaano kaaga ba dapat? 3AM?

    2. Resourcefulness: Always bring your own frequent commuter starter pack.

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    3. Delayed gratification: Tiisin mong 'wag sagutin yung cellphone mo kahit si crush pa ang tumatawag.

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    Lande or yung uuwi kang luhaan? Choice mo.

    4. Long-distance running: Need mong makipaghabulan ka sa mga bus, in heels.

    Star Cinema

    Taray.

    5. Wrestling: Kailangan mong makipagbugbugan sa ibang pasahero para makakuha ng taxi.

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    6. Diplomacy: Kahit ikaw yung pinili ni manong taxi driver, kailangan mo pa ring magmakaawa kasi traffic daw sa pupuntahan mo.

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    Para kang nagdarasal sa poon.

    7. Resilience: You just roll your eyes when you hear the taxi driver say, "Miss, dagdag na lang kayo ng 50."

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    'Wag kang papayag.

    8. Endurance: Sabi ng konduktor kasya pa raw. He lied, bruh.

    hehehe nice one naka squat ako sa jeep simula monumento hanggang sa kanto ng bahay kalahati lang ng pwet ko nakaupo ❤️😭🖕🏽

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    Tiis-ganda.

    9. Sixth sense: Kayang-kaya mong magising kapag malapit ka nang bumaba.

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    10. Passivity: The state of being kebs.

    What a wow, nasa Circle na ako nag-uusap pa rin sila on the phone. "WAPPER NA JUNYOR?"

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    May mga asungot sa sasakyan but hindi ka nang-aaway. Tweet mo na lang.

    11. Flexibility: Kaya mong mag-abot ng bayad kahit malayo ka sa driver.

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    Di mo na kailangang makisuyo sa mga ayaw.

    12. Patience: Kaya mong maghintay sa kahit ilang kilometrong pila para lang makasakay sa MRT.

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    Kahit si Sarah, pumipila.

    13. Reading comprehension: 'Di ka nalalagay sa kapahamakan kasi mabilis kang magbasa ng signboard.

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    14. Fun-loving: Always ready maki-party, kahit anong music sa jeep.

    GG TO THE NINTH LEVEL SI AQUOH PRAMIS

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    15. Vocal power: Kaya mong kausapin yung driver kahit nasa may pintuan ka ng jeep, no sigaw-sigaw required.

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    Useful 'pag ayaw kang suklian ni manong.

    16. Persuasiveness: Magaling kang maningil kapag kulang ang sukli.

    Grabe yung iba maka "lang" ng 1000 pesos... Samantalang ako, handa ko pang ilaban ng patayan yung tres kong sukli sa jeep.

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    Laban.

    17. Waterproof: Sa may baha ka pinapababa ni manong driver. So what?

    18. Tolerance: Kaya mong magtiis 'pag may nanghahampas ng buhok kasi mahangin.

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    Kahit mahirap, kakayanin.

    19. Martial arts: You can defend yourself 'pag may nambastos sa bus.

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    You're a big girl now.

    20. Introspective: You know your limitations and you know when to take care of yourself.

    Yung papasok ka palang pero pagod ka na agad

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    21. Unity: But kahit anong mangyari, friendly ka dapat sa ibang pasahero.

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    Kapit lang.

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