Thursday, May 31, 2018

I Love Math

My 3rd year high school Math teacher forced me to join our school's Math Olympics for two reasons:

1. I detest Math and/because I'm bad at it.
2. And he knows it.

Right after the competition, when I went up the stage, the faculty head who pinned the gold medal on me uttered, "Congratulations, future Engineer!"

Found this little devil while cleaning earlier. 
I gave a wide grin like I really am going to be a future Engineer and replied, "Thank you". Well, after the competition and all the pressure I had to go through, I concluded that Math is evil and I'm never going to be an engineer.

But I'm not going to talk to you about my glorious days in high school because I only had one - and this was it (I was better with the extra-curricular activities). But what I'm trying to say is (even though I'm also subtly bragging para ingnon brayt), I can put my heart and soul into something and pretend to be really good at it. For a moment there, everybody thought I was really into Math.

But I'll never be into Math. I'll never be good at Math. But I love counting my money.


5 comments

  1. Hello Sarah! I just want you to know that I always read your posts, sensible or not. I may not comment all the time but I read all of them because it's very refreshing and quite entertaining too.

    I made this comment because I am also a plastic-free advocate. I am glad you made the switch. Thank you so much for this.

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    1. Hello, Alana! Thank you so much for always sticking around. I'm glad to hear from you, and much more knowing that you are a plastic-free advocate. Yes, I'm really glad I made a switch. Not quite, but getting there.

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    2. True! I love reading your blogs! Wala pa naman akong nababasang nonsense na post mo. Mostly talagang random pero nonsense wala at saka nakakatuwa silang lahat basahin.

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  2. Remember the time when you are also forced to be a contestant sa teatro? That was on the spot and you are third placer. Not bad for a first time theatre actress. Hahaha. Why are you always good at anything even if you claim to be bad at it?

    By the way, nice advocacy sarj!

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    1. Huuuuuui! Haha. Seriously, I'm bad at math. I really have to exert triple effort just to ace unlike others who seem to have it in them. Sa acting, I haven't really seen myself act since phone cams weren't a thing that time, so wala koy ebidensya. Haha. Also, I claim to be bad at singing and I'm really bad at singing. Hahaha.

      Hui! Switch na! Save the earth. Refuse single-use plastic! :)

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