English is one of the official languages of the Philippines, learning it is mandatory in schools, and the government favors it when it comes to written documentation.
While few Filipinos are 100 percent fluent in English, you can hold conversations with them easily provided you tone down your use of slang and ten-dollar words.
I’ve had no less than girls in the past month try and pull this on me and I’ve nexted every single one.
This kind of game is an obvious power play: if you accede to her demands and change up your plans on her whim, she will be dictating the frame of the relationship.
For example, the first time a girl tried this on me, we had agreed to meet at a coffeeshop that was just up the street from my house in downtown Davao.