“Clarence, let’s break up.”
Mabuti na lang at wala siyang hawak na tinidor o baso, kung hindi kasi, sigurado siyang nabitawan na niya iyon. Napakurap siya sa nobya. “What?”
“We’re not working out, Clarence, we need to break up,” di
tumitingin sa kanyang anito.
“What the f*ck! What the hell are you talking about, Valeria?” asik niya.
“We need to break up. We need to stop this, Clarence.”
Gulat lang siyang napatitig ulit sa dalaga, hindi pa rin maproseso ng kanyang utak ang gustong mangyari ng kausap. Break-up? Sila? The concept was too foreign for him he couldn’t even imagine it.
How should one break up with someone you’ve been with all your life? How should one say goodbye to forever?
He loved her. He had always loved her. Sigurado rin siyang mahal siya ni Valeria. But apparently, love was not enough to keep them together….