Life is full of peaks and troughs, successes and failures. We hope and try to keep ourselves hitting those high notes more often than the lows. But life can be difficult, and at times we come up short of our expectations – we underperform or feel like failures who are unable to conquer a seemingly insurmountable task. To quote William Hurt in Lawrence Kasdan’s 1981 film Body Heat: “Sometimes the sh*t comes down so heavy I feel like I should wear a hat.”
A girl named Catalina had failed her UPCAT (University of the Philippines College Admission Test) and was searching for support to help lift her up. She found her support from an unlikely source… her local takeout restaurant, Jollibee.