Pakialam ko Why would I care If it doesn’t happen to me Life goes on. People getting shot Sent to jail Tortured Wrongly Accused. Pakialam ko They’re not my relatives They’re drug addicts They deserve it. Joking about rape And getting sensitive about it Come on Get a life It’s a joke Pakialam ko I haven’t been raped I don’t know how Victims Feel. Warantless Arrests Checkpoints Military in the streets Pakialam ko Our city is safe No bombing No martial law Every thing is normal. Pakialam ko Why would I care If it doesn’t happen to me Life goes on. Until it happens to me Until I call for help And people reply with Pakialam ko Until I scream begging for mercy And all they say is It is not happening to us Our life moves on. Pakialam ko I should have cared I should have realized That even if it doesn’t happen to me It can happen to me. *"Pakialam ko" is a Filipino phrase roughly translated to "Why would I care?" or "I do not care."