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Jenna (Part 6)

Submitted by on July 25, 2015 (1 year ago)
Posted in Story: Fiction, Taglish | Categories: One Night Stand | Tags: ,

“Nice shirt.” Sabi ng isang lalaking noon ko lang nakita sa class na ‘yun. Tumingin ako sa shirt niya, tapos sa akin. Pareho kaming naka-Eraserheads na t-shirt. “Fan ka ba talaga? O bandwagon lang?” Tanong niya. Medyo intimidating ‘yung tono so medyo nakakainis.

“Wow, ang judgmental mo ha. Kumpleto ko ang albums nila, though puro digital. Pero hindi ako bandwagon!” Pataray kong sagot, sabay talikod.

“Sorry naman. Just making sure. Sungit.” Sabi niya. Tapos ay umupo siya sa tabi ko.

Dumating na ‘yung prof namin, hindi ko na dapat siya lilingunin buong period kaso matalino at magaling pala magsalita ang gago.

“Well, give me reasons on why you don’t believe in the Bible, kid. I respect your beliefs but it won’t be strong and firm until someone challenges you, right?” Tanong sa kaniya ng prof naming.

Nanatili siyang nakaupo. “I have a name, don’t call me kid. My name’s Joshua. And I’m still learning but the fact that the Bible has been translated to so many languages makes it so suspicious. Even the Vatican barely uses the original, or do they even have an original one? Plus, there are stories in the Bible that are very similar to Greek mythology and the fact that the Greeks came first makes the Bible kind of plagiarized. Also, this Bible is filled of parables and every religion who uses it interprets it in different ways. So, yeah.” Sinabi niya ito na para bang alam na alam at sigurado...

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