(A Cagayan Valley Region Lullaby)

(published by Sir Marc Kenneth L Marquez for a good purpose[credits to the source])
My son, now that you are still young,
I compare you to a blooming flower;
But when you grow to be a big man,
Maybe you will be a naughty youth.

But though my suspicions are like that,
I just bear them all because;
If you will grow, and have a long life,
You shall take care of me when I grow old.

I am, then, urging you to sleep,
So that I can go out the field and work;
To plant, so we may have something to reap,
To sustain life so that you will grow easily.

And if you will grow to be a man, my son,
You shall take my place on the farm,
You shall climb the tall tries in my stead;
Cut the branches and the trunk,
So that we shall have some place to plant rice
To sustain us, while we are still alive.

(Anonymously translated in English language)


Anonymous said...

Today, I went to the beach front with my children.
I found a sea shell and gave it to my 4 year old daughter and
said "You can hear the ocean if you put this to your ear." She
put the shell to her ear and screamed. There
was a hermit crab inside and it pinched her ear.
She never wants to go back! LoL I know this
is completely off topic but I had to tell

Feel free to surf to my web blog - low Price hotels
Take a look at my web-site : last minute accommodation deals

Anonymous said...

Link eхchangе is nothing elsе howeѵеr it is just
plаcing the other pеrson's blog link on your page at appropriate place and other person will also do similar for you.
My site: recurring yeast infections

Anonymous said...

Its like you read my mind! You appear to know a lot about
this, like you wrote the book in it or something. I think that
you could do with a few pics to drive the message home a bit, but instead of that, this is excellent blog.
A great read. I will definitely be back.
Feel free to visit my page ::

Anonymous said...

The key to eating alkaline foods because when you aren't wearing lead ankle weights each day, or any major peripheral weight-bearing jointresulting in the morning. After my diagnosis is: Container gardening. Anyway, kinda funny. lupus occurs when a flare it is very important to most sufferers will experience episodes or" SLE" Accessed 5/7/10. Once triggered, SLE's autoimmune

Visit my homepage :: Ilfeld lupus doctor

Anonymous said...

Hello, I enjoy reading through your post. I wanted to write a little comment to support you.

my site :: porn instead
Also see my webpage: viewed pornography

Anonymous said...

Spot on with this write-up, I actually feel this amazing site needs a great deal more attention.
I'll probably be back again to read through more, thanks for the information!

my blog post how to make money online fast and easy

Anonymous said...

This design is incredible! You definitely know how to keep a reader
entertained. Between your wit and your videos, I was almost moved to start my own blog (well,
almost...HaHa!) Wonderful job. I really enjoyed what
you had to say, and more than that, how you presented it.
Too cool!

Feel free to surf to my weblog How To Work Online And Make Money

Anonymous said...

Please let me know if you're looking for a writer for your blog. You have some really good posts and I feel I would be a good asset. If you ever want to take some of the load off, I'd absolutely love to
write some content for your blog in exchange for a link
back to mine. Please send me an email if interested.


Feel free to surf to my blog ... legit ways to make money fast

Anonymous said...

Hello, just wanted to tell you, I liked this article.
It was practical. Keep on posting!

my web page ... how to make quick money from home

Anonymous said...

I am really grateful to the holder of this web site who
has shared this great paragraph at here.

Here is my webpage ... make money online fast and free

Anonymous said...

Your post provides eѕtablished neсessary tο uѕ.

Ιt’s quіte informatiѵe and you're certainly quite educated in this field. You have opened up my own eye in order to numerous opinion of this particular matter with interesting and sound content.
Here is my blog ... Buy Viagra

Duane Velasco said...

why is it this poem is quite and serios