Dear Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW)

After your long shift’s over,
and most people are asleep. . .
You browse your phone another time,
watching videos of your child turning three.

As much as you wanted there to stay;
but, you needed to provide
The anguish, as you turned your back,
as you hear cries of “mama, why?”

Just when you wanted to go back home,
this pandemic halted it all,
So back again to what it was before,
just another video call.

I pray that wherever you are, dear OFW.
That God brings comfort
and gives you strength,
through all that you are going through.

I know your family understands
and proud of the sacrifices you do.
Be safe and hold on to hope.
You are a hero, we love you.

What are yout thoughts? Share your story 🙂

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This cause was inspired by a young lad, Abner A. Ibag, who has passed away after 18 precious years of existence. He has left a legacy of positivity and have become an inspiration to his family circle, friends and his acquaintances; a beaming beacon who has shared selfless acts of kindness, emanating an aura of joy with a contagious spirit of bringing smiles and laughter. Continuing this feat, from a period of hiatus, I aspire to continue sharing a heart of caring through social media- with stories and encouraging updates, and connecting people with the same mindset. Everyday stresses may become overwhelming, but know that you are not alone going through this. Would you like to join us? Feel free to send us your messages, inquiries and suggestions. Let's brighten up the world. Keep smiling!

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