“Cewek ngapain kerja kotor-kotor! Cewek kerjanya mending enak, bersih-bersih, wangi-wangi di kantor! Kalo kamu cowok, baru diajarin!”
(A girl shouldn’t be dirty! A girl should work in an office, clean and sweet! Ask me again when you are a boy!)
— Family member, when I asked him to teach me how to tinker with an automotive machine part
“Cewek tuh harus dandan cantik dikit dan emang keperluannya banyak. Tuh Om ******* aja suka ngeliat cewek cantik-cantik.”
(As a woman you should dress yourself up even though it’s bothersome. Even Uncle ******* likes to see beautiful girls.)
— Family member, when…
It was during one of those busy weeks when I got so burnt out that I decided I needed some down time. I love watching sad movies during my stressful times just so I get some justification for letting out some tears. That day was one of those times. So I hit google and tried to look for the saddest movie I could get my hands on, and finally settled on My Tomorrow, Your Yesterday.
It’s a Japanese movie directed by Takahiro Miki. Honestly, I’m not that much of a movie geek so I’m not going to act like a…