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Causing a Filipino to “Lose Face” Can Cost You Your Life

Most of my readers are probably already familiar with the concept of “saving face” in Asian culture. Before I retired to the Philippines over nine years ago, I believed this notion was only confined to the Chinese and Japanese. My preconceived impressions were probably the result of watching too many Bruce Lee and Jet Li movies. Little did I know that causing a Filipino to “lose face” can cost you your life.

(Graphic credit. Artstation.com)

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