Underprivileged children tend to do things just to save money to help their parents. Some would bring packed meals to school and were thrifty not to spend a single penny.
A viral heartrending photo posted on a Facebook page of children eating inside a restroom touched the Netizen’s heart.
Presently, to save money for expensive transportation fare and non-affordable meals Sold in canteens, many students usually bring packed lunch in school. Most of them eat together during the lunch break before the class resumes.
Nevertheless, some youngsters prefer to eat alone because of their packed meals, but some of them choose to isolate themselves from their classmates to avoid bullies. “Damn, that’s interesting” a Facebook page, has shared a photo of poor students eating in the comfort room breaks the hearts of the social media users with a caption:
“Durog na durog ang puso ko sa mga ganitong eksena. Dalawang batang lalaki na kumakain sa palikuran ang nakuhanan ng larawan na kumakalat ngayon sa social media. Ayon sa kwento, mga transferee o bagong lipat ang mga bata kaya marahil ay tinutukso o binubully ng mga kaeskwela.”
The young boys seen in the photo who are eating their lunch at the top of the toilet, are transferees and chose to eat in the restroom to allegedly avoid bullies.
Here are some of the netizens reactions to the post:
@Sabina Cristobal “Kinurot ang pusong ina ko parang gusto kong yakapin ung dalawang batang to hinde nila deserve ung ganyang treatment. Sana gawan nman ng aksyon ng school to.”
@Bheng Abduhadi “ Na ranasan kuna pong mabully yung tipong kukuhanin nila lahat mga gamit mo like paper, pencil, at eraser pati sya kinuha nila kaya dih ko kinaya.”
@Padilla RJ “Totoo yan, ako dati nung elem ako ang baon ko tuyo, nung kakainin ko na inasar ako ng inasar ng classmate ko. Pang mahirap daw baon ko pota.”
@Larita Dante “Ako noon para makaiwas sa pambubully, umaakyat ako sa puno at sa sanga nakaupo doon ako kumakain para lang wag nila Makita ang pagkain kung kamoteng kahoy.”
How about you, readers? What do you feel about these kids?