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Just Don't Believe What They Say

"Sometimes you need to be deaf."
Maybe that quote is quite true. Some people just say what they want to, without thinking what the impact of their saying. As a human, who has mind and feeling, I think we need to think first every words we speak. Whether those words will hurt others' feeling or not. 
I know there is a law that allow you to freely speak your opinion, called human right. But... really? You need to read the law again. You are allowed to freely speak your opinion as long as you can be responsible for it.
They don't even know the beauty of differences that created by Allah. I have these things, you have those things. Just because I don't have yours, doesn't mean I'm not normal. I prefer to call it uniqueness. 
You know what? Just don't believe what they say. Because they can be wrong. Don't let negativity fullfil your mind and make you think that you are what they said. No! Take a mirror, stare at it, smile and say "I'm awesome…

Rasanya Ikut Open Trip: Main ke Ciremai Via Palutungan

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Istilah open trip dewasa ini sudah tak asing lagi. Banyak sekali travel agent, event organizer, hingga komunitas, yang membuat open trip. Pada prinsipnya, open trip merupakan kegiatan melakukan perjalanan bersama dengan beberapa orang, baik yang sudah dikenal sebelumnya maupun yang belum dikenal sama sekali. Namun, biasanya image untuk open trip ini cenderung pergi bersama dengan orang yang belum dikenal karena tujuannya adalah menambah pertemanan.
Bagi para pelancong supel, menambah teman baru tentu menjadi suatu hal yang begitu menyenangkan. Namun, mengingat kemampuan interpersonal tiap individu yang tentunya berbeda-beda, maka tidak semua orang dapat merasa bahagia melakukan kegiatan open trip ini. Misalnya bagi saya, menemui orang baru adalah suatu hal yang belum bisa saya sebut menyenangkan. Hingga suatu hari saya melihat poster open trip ke Ciremai dalam rangka sumpah pemuda. Kemudian "waham auditorik" pun mulai menggerayangi telinga dan pikiran saya.
"Wah ke Ci…