Baykoy and The Only Something This is a gripping and magical tale of a little Filipino girl who […]
“And I keep walking, too. So when a bad kid hurts me, I walk away. I don’t cry. I just walk away. When big, bad people yell at me, I also keep walking. I’m not scared of them, and I don’t cry. I just keep on walking.”
“People who cry and yell and punch and are always angry can never be angels, and must die.”
And I will always remember how much you loved me. Even just for a day.
Even without my physical self, my heart was still present. My good heart. My happy, tiny heart… that once upon a time… was an older sister to a beautiful cherub.
“If it’s something really, really bad, then God must choose the most virtuous ones…”
She could meet me in life beyond.
“I’m a kid. I feel good hearts. Don’t you?”
Now heaven wanted to make me understand.
“Well, I don’t want you to go away,” I sobbed. “Because I can’t get a good friend anymore.”