Working abroad takes a lot of courage and patience. As they say, the battle starts with your first step in the foreign country. But in reality, it already started by the time you turn your back on the airport, as you board the aircraft.
Family members crying and sobbing is a common thing in the departure area of an airport. It’s hard to see your loved ones leave the country just to sustain the financial needs of the family. Children are robbed of the opportunity to be with their parents and loved ones but they need to understand the situation despite their young minds.
Here is a video that best describes the suffering of every OFW and their loved ones in the Philippines.