And though we only placed 6th out of 20 teams from different countries all over the world, the experience itself is something I'll always cherish. It may have not been caught on cam but my favorite part was when all teams were finished, and us being included in the last heat, we were one of those who went back to our tents last. But it wasn't a sad walk back to the tent and was actually when I felt most alive, forgetting how tired I was as we were not lucky enough to get in from first heat causing us to repechage. The teams lined up and though not all of us understood each other, it didn't need subtitles or understanding, we were all 'high-fiving' each other, cheering on, congratulating, thanking one another for a fight well-fought. I don't know with others but that was my favorite.
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At first, I was jittery because of all these common feeling first-timers would feel like dying underwater, running out of air or coming across a Megalodon. HAHAHA. But then, I managed to pick myself up in the middle and realized if I gave up then no diving for me in the Philippines. I've always been … Continue reading Certified Open Water Diver ~ yas
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I came back to Qatar in April last year. Being fresh from the wild and free PH, I had a hard time coping up as all the bad habits were readily available back home. The adjustments were adding more to the depression that was already pressing hard when I was looking for a job. I … Continue reading Masterpiece