― The saddest person when Papa passed away was Mama. Of course she is his wife, 25 years of partnership is no joke. Papa gave Mama courage, she said malakas ang loob nya pag andyan si papa. Now that he’s gone she needs to be independent, but we, her children will always be here for her. Kung pwede lang di ako magtrabaho para lagi akong nasa bahay, but that’s not possible, I have to work. I know she’ll be fine, she’s a strong woman. Everything happens for a reason. ∙ [...].