I got my first job two months straight out of college, so imagine the eagerness of being in the ‘real world’, earning my own money, and the excitement of being thrown back to the heterogeneous world. I’m so glad these were the first people I met and even more glad that they remain to be my friends – five different jobs later.
Ernie was, as always, home for a holiday break from his job in Singapore, and a mini-reunion has been a custom for us every time he’s in town. We tried to avoid the usual route of ordering Italian or Chinese, so this year’s was spent at Crisostomo’s, a Filipino restaurant whose dishes are inspired by the characters in Jose Rizal’s novel, Noli Me Tangere.
We were so full! But as tradition, we still had time to squeeze in Starbucks after.
‘Til the next!