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Happy Birthday Dashiel

Oh yes. His is a unique name from Dashiell Hammett.

This son is the moody one. Almost a computer gadget geek, saves money to buy his gizmos. He likes watching anime as in manga. Loves to eat green mangoes with bagoong. He likes junk food despite my many warnings against it.

Back when he was younger, he wanted me to finance his photo portfolio which he wanted to use to apply as a print model :-). Unfortunately I was low in cash that time, so no go.

Despite his high and low moods, this child of mine never spins tales; tells it like it is. Perhaps, that could be the reason he's mostly quiet these days? :-)

Happy Birthday anak. I love you. And remember

Smile and the world smiles with you. No use moping.

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