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Are You Normal Around Guys?

When your crush is within a one-meter radius, can you contain your excitement or do you spell awkwardness? Take this quiz to find out how normally (or abnormally!) you behave when boys are around.
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After shopping for hours, you rush to your favorite fast food joint and find that your crush and his friends are at the table beside yours. You:
Barely touch your food for fear that something might be stuck between your teeth when they come over to say hi.
Flash your nicest smile when they offer to keep you company. After a round of kwentuhan, you share your fries while they offer you their plate of nachos.
You chomp down your food and pay more attention to your growling stomach. than to your crush and his friends. You mind their presence only when you’re full.
At last! The soirée your class planned for months is finally here. How do you get these new guys to notice you?
You participate in the games so they'll see your awesome personality. During the one-on-one, you talk with confidence to make a lasting impression on your partner.
You hang out only with your group of friends and wait for a guy to approach you first. You don't want to make a mortifying move when taking the initiative.
For an afternoon movie date with your crush, your beauty formula consists of:
Slipping into your favorite dress and trusty ballet flats. Add a whiff of perfume and you're all set.
Formula? Whatever's clean and fits you comfortably is the perfect, no-brainer formula.
Your chemistry lab teacher pairs you with someone rumored to have a big crush on you. You deal with the situation by:
Chatting him up often, giving him your schedule, and doing lab reports together. Who knows? He could be the one you're waiting for.
Getting to know him more to avoid feeling awkward. If he starts pursuing you, you make it clear to him that you are not interested in getting into a relationship just yet.
Remaining silent throughout lab experiments. Giving him attention would only raise his hopes that you could return his affection.
It's raining hard and your sundo is stuck in traffic. A cute guy bud walks up to you and offers you a ride. You say:
"Great! Thanks," while cracking a joke that you were already bracing yourself to spend the night in school. While in his car, you suggest songs he should include in his Rainy Day playlist.
"Uhh... okay," while stuttering. Then you clam up on your way home, wracking your brain for the right things to say.
The basketball team's practice was transferred to the court right beside your volleyball team's. During training, you:
Work it and show 'em what you've got! You're out to prove that girls can also take on a mean ball game.
Your family goes on a weekend getaway with your brother's barkada. Your mom tells you that your bags are:
Just perfect, with enough room left over in case you want to take home some pasalubong after your vacation.
The perfect example for the "travel light" rule of thumb. It's as if you're only going to a sleepover at your best friend's house.
The guy you really like is celebrating his birthday next month. What is your gift?
You'll probably just leave a note on his Facebook page. Going beyond this might give him the idea that you have feelings for him.
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"Today, I Won"

I always caught feelings for someone, and hoped so much that one day there could a thing between the two of us. I'm usually the one that makes the effort to buy and/or make cute gifts, chats them every other day, and stays up all night with him.

When I was 16, my childhood crush suddenly came back into my life. We'd constantly send updates to each other, recommend favorite songs and talk even the most random things. He'd even text me as early as 6 to just greet me good morning almost everyday. I hoped so much that when I confessed, he suddenly stopped talking to me.

For short, he ghosted me. Those 6 months I spent talking to him, allotting my time for him, and staying up until 3 am for him - all gone in a simple confession. Although I had a few crushes before him, he's the only one that got me in real pain. It was the kind of pain that I never thought I'd experience. It was the kind of pain that I couldn't believe.

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After 7 years (it happened back in 2017), I thought he came back into my life to stay, but I guess he's just one of the guys who distanced. I felt a complete loser that time. But during this quarantine, everything was different. I caught feelings for someone else, but he treated me with the best kindness yet.

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It happened at 2 am, May 30, 2020, when I impulsively confessed my feelings through messaging him. After saying my feelings, he responded with genuine and kind words. We both even complimented each other. Although the feelings didn't reciprocate, I still found a connection that can't be replaced with any guy.

To my 16 year old self, here I am, 18 and happy. You may have felt that time was the biggest regret and loss, but I'm here to tell you, we won. Today, I won.

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Why our high school barkada is the best?

Remembering our high school years entails quite a lot reminiscing of the things we all been through when we were younger. You’ve experience a lot of new things during those 4 wonderful years and did most of them with the few people you consider your barkada. And through a series of all the lunch breaks you had together, the walks you took on the way home, and taking the same classes, you never thought you’d survive, you have made your life’s greatest friends.

Here are some of the reasons why your high school barkada is the best:

1. You figured out early teenage life together. The transition one have undergone from being a kid to a teenager wasn’t easy. For a moment you are not sure whether you should have played with your friends during recess or you should have just sat down and ate your food because you were too old for games. But whatever it is you chose to do, having friends who were as clueless as you make everything feel easier because you know, deep down, you’d figure things out eventually. You just need good company.

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2. They were with you during your “jeje“ days. I bet you have pictures taken with Camera360 and Retrica. You also have pictures edited using Pizap with embarrassing captions and you somehow kept some of them so you could have something to post online during their birthdays.

3. They know all your exes. They will never EVER forget the name of an ex-boyfriend, an ex-fling, an ex-crush, and an almost you had. They will remind you of your every questionable love decision but you’ll just laugh anyway while saying “Past is past”.

4. They never judge you. They have welcomed you to their lives when you thought jelly shoes and checkered polos were the bomb! They were quick to have told your teachers that you were not feeling well so you could go home when you really just needed to poop. You tell them every embarrassing story you have and were fine with it.

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5. You can always count on them. From the moment you first fell in love and the moment you first had your heart broken, they were with you. They were with you the moment you lost a parent and at moments when you thought you had nothing. Through every break-up and breakthrough, they were there to be your support system.

6. They are your family. Your high school friend’s family is your own family’s extension. Their parents are like your own. Don’t you feel a little kilig whenever your friend’s parents call you “anak”? And then eventually calling them mama and papa became so natural? I felt that, all the time.

7. They will always be your home. They are your place of refuge and security, the place who offers you their hands when you feel lost and the place you run to when you need saving. No matter how much time and distance separate you, they will be the one’s that you always long for and they are the one’s that you will always return to.

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