High-caliber human beings come in all professions, of course, but I can't help but feel that actively trying to date a nurse might possibly be a brilliant idea.
And in the mornings, his clothes would be laid out ready for him, ironed and starched. The reality is, he irons my clothes for me (I hardly ever did it for myself before I met him) and every now and then, I’d serve him something burnt.
So don’t always expect a warm meal waiting for you at home. We do take pride in a clean and beautiful home, but that’s not all that we do.
And, please remember, that not all the Filipinas you see in Hong Kong or Dubai are domestic helpers.
We’ve been raised seeing our parents and grandparents celebrating golden wedding anniversaries and growing old together. Admittedly some of us imagine a better life abroad and consider marrying a foreigner as a ticket to that goal, but we’re not just about to marry anyone.
We want love, friendship and a lifetime of togetherness. But if you’re looking at a mail-order bride, we’re not making guarantees. While we can pay for our way, we still appreciate a man who takes the tab.