In Visayan language, the teacher asked the boy named Joshua why he only had junk food for lunch, to which the boy replied that Siga and Super Crunch were the only things he could buy for the Php3 ($0.06) his parents gave him for lunch.
Asked why he didn’t bring fish or even dried fish, the boy said that they could not afford that. The boy also reluctantly admitted that he almost always just had junk food with his rice as lunch. We could only imagine what food they eat at home!
There were also a number of netizens who commented on the post, saying that they had experienced the same thing back in their childhood days!
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Shocked but touched by the ,Mascariñas shared this on Facebook. The post would quickly go viral, prompting several netizens to send money and various grocery items for the young boy.
Here are the photos: