From Zero To "The MRT Just Broke Down", How Frustrated Are You?
by Inside Manila Contributor, July 05, 2019 5:30pm
Art by Dani Elevazo
The MRT commuter life is always a battle between time, space, and sanity. Sometimes it’s deciding who’s luckier, being stuck in the long line at the station or being unloaded from the MRT due to technical issues.
Without throwing full shade, this tends to happen a lot. Manila commuters are already too familiar with MRT breakdowns and have sadly accepted it as a part of their lives. To help you ease the frustration, the least we can offer are memes to get you through. Here are the different moods we can all relate to.
“Paumanhin Po Sa Mga Pasahero. May Technical Problem Lang Po Tayo.”
Kim Kardashian Totes’ Relates
When You Have Work in an Hour and the Traffic Along Edsa Is Insane
Nothing Can Stop You, Not Even the MRT Breaking Down
When You Have a Valid Excuse to Call in Sick for Work/Class
It's Part of Your Commute Routine
Pssshh...It's a Minor Inconvenience
Despite the hassle of the MRT breaking down, you gotta admit that it is the fastest route from point A to point B. If you need something to do while waiting for the train to start up again, why don’t you try finding out which MRT station you are based on your personality here.