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I hailed the old white taxi, rushing across to were I am. It stopped and I rushed in. Then, the dark gloomy sky finally poured out its rain over the thirsty ground. I remember how it all started...
"I love you! Mea, I love you." " But.." "Please believe me. I'm sorry if it took me so long to tell you this." "But you're leaving." "I'll be back after 10 years...If you'll still be there." "10 years? I bet you'd be happily married by that time. You were never serious of what you say you know." "Married? With whom? Do not ever think of that 'coz it will never gonna happen. You're the only girl who I've been dreaming of to marry someday...because you are meant for me and even if you're not, I'll still marry you only if you let me. I am serious. I'll be back if you'll wait." " But that's too long." 'Then don't take this as a commitment. Just please accept my love for you. But you're free... you're always free to love some..." "I'll wait for you, don't worry. I love you too." "Thank you so much babe!I love you! I promise, by that time, I'll be a better man, a man you deserve. I'll be the best man for you, Mea." "You don't have to, I love you just the way you are. Don't make me cry, dear, go now. The plane may leave you." "I love you no matter what. Remember that always, okay?" "uhuh..i will. Please take care". Separated with a kiss in the forehead, he left. With teary eyes, I turned around. I didn't want to see him leaving. I cried and I begun to miss him.
He was my best friend since grade school. He was fat and dark ever since. But gifted with beautiful eyes and a cute dimple, he was indeed born with charisma. He was a friend of every girl. Sometimes, people thought he is someone like a gay or a sort of bisexual. But I know him more th...


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... nor must I bother to look for that man in the mirror.
At the arrival area, I saw a familiar image of a man I believed I have known. He is heading towards me. Lee is coming. Is he Marquin's friend who has been sending me those numerous Anthuriums? What would he tell me? Is Marquin not coming? What happened to him? I begun to panic and go crazy. I felt like my face is burning like being rubbed of something rough. My lips turned pale and my feet started to get cold. My whole body was sweating in ice cold dews. My heart trembled so fast. It suddenly stopped. Lee was now in front of me. For a moment, my heart stopped beating. Then a familiar smell reached into my senses. " I missed you so much my baby...Let's get marry" He said as his muscled arms wrapped my almost dead body. I can't move. I can't speak. Doubts went down the drain. "Marquin..." And the rest was history.


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