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Rock
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About Ginger

Post by Rock » November 2nd, 2012, 5:52 pm

Guys, I'm on my way to the States (Philippine Airlines) with a 2 week stop-over in Phils. This time, I've spent my visit in Metro Manila, Davao, and General Santos and met many interesting people.

One of them is Ginger. I started chatting with her online a few weeks ago and before going to Mindinao, met her in person (she lives in Metro Manila). It was only supposed to be for a chat at Greenbelt 3 but the stimulating conversation and entertainment would just not stop so we hung-out all night into the middle of the next day.

Just to confirm, she is no troll - a lot of fun, in ways nerdy and introverted, but at the same time well spoken with a great sense of humor (IMO) as she lectures for a living. But she's not so good at directions and has somewhat poor eyesight so I had to play the role of the local guide, lol. She has an excellent command of English and is an out-of-the-box thinking type who is curious about all sorts of things (got a huge kick out of Winston after I showed her this site and some of his vids and feud posts and blogs).

Physically, she stands out here given her mix of Pinay, white, and Chinese blood. Very much an outlier from garden variety Filipino culture. Or is she. Thing is, I've met several similar types with independent creative thinking, strong English, and old school western middle class values. These types tend to be in the grey middle between the poor masses and rich elite. Most of them seem to be from Metro Manila area too.

Be kind to her and enjoy her while she lasts here. I plan to meet her again before I leave :)




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Post by Falcon » November 2nd, 2012, 6:30 pm

It's really wonderful to have her here. She reminds of another forum member here, Colibri.

Seriously guys, be nice to female forum members here, and stop scaring them off. They're lovable fellow human beings too. :D

Ginger
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Post by Ginger » November 2nd, 2012, 6:47 pm

:)
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I do not promise to be gingerly :P

Ginger
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Post by Ginger » November 2nd, 2012, 6:50 pm

:)
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I do not promise to be gingerly :P

The_Hero_of_Men
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Post by The_Hero_of_Men » November 2nd, 2012, 7:02 pm

Ginger wrote:
Falcon wrote:It's really wonderful to have her here. She reminds of another forum member here, Colibri.

Seriously guys, be nice to female forum members here, and stop scaring them off. They're lovable fellow human beings too. :D

Awww, this is seriously sweet. Thanks Falcon :)

Ikaw ay ang pinaka gwapo ang mga batang babae ng mundo!
Wielding the blade of evil's bane, he sealed the dark one away and gave the land light. This man, who traveled through time to save the land, was known as the Hero of Men. The man's tale was passed down through generations until it became legend...

***JP***
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Re: About Ginger

Post by ***JP*** » November 2nd, 2012, 8:16 pm

Rock wrote:Guys, I'm on my way to the States (Philippine Airlines) with a 2 week stop-over in Phils. This time, I've spent my visit in Metro Manila, Davao, and General Santos and met many interesting people.

One of them is Ginger. I started chatting with her online a few weeks ago and before going to Mindinao, met her in person (she lives in Metro Manila). It was only supposed to be for a chat at Greenbelt 3 but the stimulating conversation and entertainment would just not stop so we hung-out all night into the middle of the next day.

Just to confirm, she is no troll - a lot of fun, in ways nerdy and introverted, but at the same time well spoken with a great sense of humor (IMO) as she lectures for a living. But she's not so good at directions and has somewhat poor eyesight so I had to play the role of the local guide, lol. She has an excellent command of English and is an out-of-the-box thinking type who is curious about all sorts of things (got a huge kick out of Winston after I showed her this site and some of his vids and feud posts and blogs).

Physically, she stands out here given her mix of Pinay, white, and Chinese blood. Very much an outlier from garden variety Filipino culture. Or is she. Thing is, I've met several similar types with independent creative thinking, strong English, and old school western middle class values. These types tend to be in the grey middle between the poor masses and rich elite. Most of them seem to be from Metro Manila area too.

Be kind to her and enjoy her while she lasts here. I plan to meet her again before I leave :)

Well so far from her posts she has been very insightful and intelligent. So welcome Ginger :) It's always good to see free thinkers in this site that bring something creative and inspirational to help those who haven't taken the leap into going abroad.

noog
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Post by noog » November 3rd, 2012, 12:12 am

Welcome Ginger! Give a hug to my fiancee in Sampaloc, I miss her :(.
"Take a bold and unconventional action, then you'll find out who your friends are."

"Trying to find good American women is like trying to ice skate in a volcano."

Ginger
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Re: About Ginger

Post by Ginger » November 3rd, 2012, 3:40 am

:)
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I do not promise to be gingerly :P

Jester
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Post by Jester » November 3rd, 2012, 3:41 am

Falcon wrote:
Seriously guys, be nice to female forum members here, and stop scaring them off. They're lovable fellow human beings too. :D
Yeah, after all, women are a big part of the reason we will be... Happier Abroad!

Jester
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Re: About Ginger

Post by Jester » November 3rd, 2012, 3:43 am

Ginger wrote:I might get in trouble if I start hugging random girl on her area ahahah
Mmm I like the way this Pinay thinks

Dragon
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Re: About Ginger

Post by Dragon » November 3rd, 2012, 3:47 am

Ginger wrote:I will if only I knew her, I might get in trouble if I start hugging random girl on her area ahahah
Go on...
I am a terrible person.

Ginger
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Re: About Ginger

Post by Ginger » November 3rd, 2012, 4:14 am

:)
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I do not promise to be gingerly :P

Dragon
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Re: About Ginger

Post by Dragon » November 3rd, 2012, 4:36 am

Ginger wrote:
Jester wrote:
Ginger wrote:I might get in trouble if I start hugging random girl on her area ahahah
Mmm I like the way this Pinay thinks
Dragon wrote:
Ginger wrote:I might get in trouble if I start hugging random girl on her area ahahah
Go on...
Note to self: I should have known posting that would backfire baddddddddd

musing to self: maybe I should change my avatar to some male eye candy as well
I'm all the eye candy this forum needs.
I am a terrible person.

noog
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Re: About Ginger

Post by noog » November 3rd, 2012, 3:34 pm

Ginger wrote: I will if only I knew her, though I might get in trouble if I start hugging random girls on that area ahahah :D
Just hug the prettiest one in Sampaloc, it will probably be her ;)
"Take a bold and unconventional action, then you'll find out who your friends are."

"Trying to find good American women is like trying to ice skate in a volcano."

C.J.
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Re: About Ginger

Post by C.J. » November 3rd, 2012, 4:16 pm

Dragon wrote:
Ginger wrote:
Jester wrote:
Ginger wrote:I might get in trouble if I start hugging random girl on her area ahahah
Mmm I like the way this Pinay thinks
Dragon wrote:
Ginger wrote:I might get in trouble if I start hugging random girl on her area ahahah
Go on...
Note to self: I should have known posting that would backfire baddddddddd

musing to self: maybe I should change my avatar to some male eye candy as well
I'm all the eye candy this forum needs.
*walks in on all the noise*

'Sup Ginger. :) You made my day!

*walks off*

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