Property Of

Creative Nonfiction by Johanna Michelle Lim |

Art. 980. The children of the deceased shall always inherit from her in their own right, dividing the inheritance in equal shares. (932) – Civil Code of the Philippines

 

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The crimson arrow appeared in my absence. It stuck to the wall, spray painted in brash sputters in contrast to the meticulous overlay of Mactan stones.

The mark must have gone unnoticed for some time. In a house too small for two households, you learn to live with impermanence.

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