Malay Settlers

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Mabini, Batangas - History
... Legend states that the first Malay settlers to inhabit the vast fertile land bordering the two bodies of water now known as the Batangas Bay and the Balayan ... These Malay settlers found the land fertile and agriculturally appropriate and the sea rich in marine resources ... As more Malay settlers arrived from distant lands, more settlements were founded until even the upland regions of the peninsula were settled ...

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    When old settlers say “One has to understand the country,” what they mean is, “You have to get used to our ideas about the native.” They are saying, in effect, “Learn our ideas, or otherwise get out; we don’t want you.”
    Doris Lessing (b. 1919)