Footnote to youth is a short story written by Jose Garcia Villa. This is a common literary piece that students encounter when they study Philippine Literature.
Footnote to youth is about a young man who wants to marry at an early age. The idea of marrying in the story has been a wrong doing that becomes a cycle. The social status of the characters and the place where they live affect all the decisions that they made in the story.
In general, the short story is a message to all the teenagers who quickly decide base on their emotion. The story gives a very clear message about love and life.
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