Not only does this indicate that she has a low resilience for pain and struggle, it’s only a matter of time before she starts hitting you up for money.
Honest Filipinas deal with their struggles with dignity and are too proud to ask for handouts from foreigners; I once tried to give my current girlfriend money for a taxi and she flatly refused.
a mall that is on the outskirts of town and would take me at least an hour-and-a-half to get to accounting for traffic.
As you’d expect from a second-world country, the Philippines lacks many of the labor protections that Americans take for granted.
When it comes to girls you date who have jobs (particularly teenage girls), most of them are working twelve hours a day, six days a week.
It’s nowhere to play with men is the last minute meeting change-up.
It goes like this: you’ll start texting her, she’ll agree to meet you at place X, but then an hour before you meet, she’ll suddenly text you asking to meet at place Y instead because it’s “closer.” This is despite the fact that she had no problem meeting you at place X the night before.
This goes back to what I discussed in point one: given that most Filipinas speak passable English, why waste your time on one who can barely grunt out Filipino culture isn’t exactly intellectual to begin with; at times, it feels like this place got frozen in time somewhere around 1987.