The sun sets in the Queen City of the South and Fuente Osmena Circle slowly illuminates with city lights. Pedestrians hasten their paces to designated jeepney stops on this Cebu City's rush hour. Everyone double takes when they hear the amplified guitar sound from a corner."Sound check!" says a voice over a microphone. He adjusts his in-ear monitor and sets his looper pedal. Guitar gig bag laid open in the pavement. A propped up cardboard with a handwritten signe "#CebuBusker" is made visible by the warm light produced by a battery operated LED lamp. Dane Smith starts to sing. You just couldn't help to stop for a moment to listen.
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The story unfolds on a palm-fringed island surrounded by waters the color of precious emeralds.