Monday, September 05, 2005

Legally Human

Today I turn 18. I'm now legally human. I'm not a "minor" anymore. But I don't feel 18, I feel like I'm still 15. [Hence,when I was 15 I still feel 12,well I guess I'm 3 years delayed] When I look in the mirror I don't see an eighteen year old. I feel that I'm not ready to grow up. In the States 18 is the time when some kids starts to be independent but I could never see myself in that situation. I guess at 18 I should be mature but I'm not. I'm still a kid but I'm now nearing the end of my "teenhood" phase of life but I can't see myself evolved to a young adult anytime soon. Maybe when I turned 21 I will feel 18.
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I never celebrated my birthday with a party. I know some kids beg their parents to throw them a party but I did not feel that urge to ask my parents that. Actually for sometime they were encouraging me to have a birthday party but I decline. I just don't want to do it. I don't like experiencing the hassles of preparing food and other stuff and cleaning up. I just want to celebrate my birtday in a simple way. I also never treat my classmates, I'm not being selfish or what but the times are hard today I don't want to make any unnecessary expenses. Plus if they are real friends they don't have to pressure me to treat them.
Birthday wishes:

* No more asthma attacks [So far this I did not have any serious attack of asthma]
* Good grades [I hope that I and my class will do good on the activities fo the finals]
* Peaceful home[I just hope my family will not face big problems in the near future]
* Good economy [sounds traditional? but that is true I am really hoping for the best for the Philippines]
* Away from harm [like holduppers,snatchers,juvenile deliquents,dengue etc...]

8 comments:

calculus said...

Happy Birthday!!!!

Anonymous said...

How do you do it?! Great post, keep up the good work.

Best Wishes,
Ken
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nagi said...

o-tanjoubi omedetou! ^__^ hapi bday po..

calculus said...

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... beachfreak said...

Happy Birthday to you! =)

Hey, I suggest you enjoy it. Seize the day kumbaga. You're only 18 once. ;)

JP said...

ha! and i thought i'm the only who feels like 17 when i'm actually 23. hehehe...

Tisay said...

Jecs!!! Aba naman nag b-day ka na pala nananahimik ka lang jan!!! Jahe sau.. lam mo namang luv ka ng Panchins (na Munchkins na ata) pero di ka man lang namin na greet!

HAPPY HAPPY B-DAY!

18 ka na.. legal ka na.. pero kulong na pag nakapatay.. wahaha GOD bless! (n_n)