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The worst a Tigaonon (the name given to those living in the island) can is to be pinalaum, one who has been promised something and thus hoped for it.
Participants hoped for different things over time as circumstances, understanding, and acceptance of their condition changed (Laskiwski and Morse 1993).
A teacher lives with complexities and paradoxes that are not easily resolved, uncertainty that their hard work will yield adequate results, and awareness that what is hoped for may be lost (Van Manen, 2000).
Believing that this restoration would be the work of God, they hoped for an agent of God, a messiah--anointed "anoited one"--who would inaugurate the new age.