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The price of a life lost

16 Aug

P250,000 shall be given to the family of each of the 23 soldiers who died in the Basilan encounter with Abu Sayyaf.


A life lost = P250,000

A “simple dinner” = P1,000,000

The look on the faces of those who lost their sons, brothers, husbands, fathers, friends, lovers = priceless

There are some things money can’t buy.  No, this time, you can’t use Mastercard.