Manapla, Again: The Gaston House

The porch of the Gaston House, just before Manapla, Negros Occidental

The Dining Room of the Gaston House (the present abode of Monsignor "Gigi")

The Chapel (made of cartwheels), in the Gaston Hacienda just before Manapla. Self learned from the Rogue Magazine Bacolod issue that the first Ilonggo mass was said here in 1967.

View From the Roof of the Gaston House Near Manapla

Monsignor Gigi's Pet Dalmatian, a "He" (Self forgot the dog's name)

And now, self feels compelled to impart to dear blog readers that she was already stout when she arrived in Bacolod, but because of all the crispy fried crabs, the steaming bowls of Batchoy, the mango shakes, the lumpia ubod, she has been forced to surrender to the knowledge that she will return to San Francisco FAT FAT FAT.

Stay tuned.

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