In case you’ve missed it, Kian delos Santos’ parents met with President Duterte lately and photos of the meeting has been a big hit online.
La Salle professor Antonio Contreras shared the photo of the meeting on his Facebook page with the caption: Uwian na. May nanalo na!
Netizen Edwin Lozada Repatacodo taunted the Duterte critics who have been trying to use Kian’s death as the spark to rally the people around and oust Duterte. “ano kayo ngayon! uwian na tapos na ang kaso..”
Netizen Nancy Drew joined the taunting and wrote: “Panu na yan? Ano na naman kayang gimmick ni KONTIVERUS?”
Meanwhile, the most emotionally-charged moments of the meeting came when Kian’s mother asked if she could give the President a hug to which Duterte obliged.
According to an anecdote shared by Thinking Pinoy, the RTVM staff overheard Kian’s mother asking Duterte if she could give him a hug.
“Sabi nung nanay (ni Kian) after the meeting with PRRD, ‘Sir pwede ko po kayo mayakap? 😥’. Sa sobrang gulat ko, hindi ko nakunan maayos, dun ako nalaglag.”
The photo of Duterte giving a comforting hug to Kian’s mother has been drawing positive reactions on social media.
Christian John G. Weber wrote: “This made me emotional.. this is one of the best representation that good will always win over evil. Iba ka mister president! I salute you!”
BJ Camaligan Ella remarked: “So genuine!”
Grace Cuevas wrote: “Iyak na bess, mga dilawan, another failed distabilization naman kayo! Blehhhh!”
Irish Mae Perdido Oril commented: “Iba talaga si Tatay. Matapang pero mapagmahal. Jusko. Ganito na ang ideal man ko. Charot. HAHAHAHA”
Alrene DL said: “Kita mo ang yakap na my sincerity..alam nman na hindi tolerate ni PRRD kung mali pulis”
As of this writing, the photo has gathered 4,992 shares, 19,000 reactions and 1,200 comments and counting on Facebook.
Source: Thinking Pinoy