I miss home. My family misses home. The fresh air, the slow-paced life, our relatives; we miss Bukidnon. But we can’t leave Palawan. I have a business here, and my children go to school here as well. There are five of us in the family, so moving out will also be expensive with the plane and vehicle tickets and all. In my spare time, I look for fare discounts, promos, or join contests that give out free flights. It’s quite fun, and I become better in using the internet. Maybe I’ll finally win a contest or find the perfect deal. And then, maybe we can finally come home.

- Dianne Kathryn Datu

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