“Nakakaiyak lang at sisikat ako sa paraan na ginawa ni ate! Gusto ko Lang din paliwanag yung side ko! 😭😭😭.”
A netizen lamented on socmed after he was accused by a fellow lady bus passenger for not being a gentleman enough to give up his bus seat favorvor of the girl because he was too tired and fell asleep from long commute and after work.
FB netizen Denmark Maranan said he is sadden he will gain fame (online) because of what the girl did to him. Said he just want to explain his side. “Nakakaiyak lang at sisikat ako sa paraan na ginawa ni ate! Gusto ko Lang din paliwanag yung side ko! 😭😭😭”
Maranan described his Monday to Saturday routine with wife as a hard working man who lives in Bulacan and works in Manila to explain why he was dead tired and did not give up his seat in favor of a fellow lady commuter after he gets bashed online. “Monday to Saturday gumigising ako ng 4am para pumasok sa work. from pandi Bulacan to Sta. Cruz manila. Ang maaga naming uwi Ng misis ko, swerte na sa 8:30pm kapag minalas malas ka pa Aabutin ka pa Ng 9pm to 10pm kapag traffic. Kahit sa office ako pumapasok iba pa Rin Yung pagod at antok sa araw na araw na byahe ko. Minsan di na ko nakakapasok ng sabado dahil sa pagod.”
Maranan said they have a house in Valenzuela but prefers to go home in Bulacan to see the kids even when he is tired and kids are already fast asleep as soon as their home. “May bahay kami sa Valenzuela pero mas pinipili Kong umuwi Ng Bulacan kahit pagod na pagod Makita ko Lang anak ko kahit tulog na.”
Maranan apologized to Ms Datu for not giving up his seat because he was too tired and sleepy earlier. Said he was not angry or ill-feelings after the online bashings from her friends. He sounded confident that his friends who know him well can attest what kind of person he is. “Kay Ms. Sam Francisco Datu pasensya na Kung di Kita napaupo knina, pagod at puyat Lang po ako . Wala akong galit o sama Ng loob Kung ibash man ako Ng mga nakakakilala sayo. Basta ko kilala naman ako Ng mga taong nakapaligid sakin Kung anong ugaling Tao meron ako. Godbless!”
Maranan urged his friends and fellow netizens to share his post because he can no longer search Ms. Datu on FB. He reiterated that his intention is to say sorry to Ms. Datu for not giving up his seat and to say thank you because he can himself becoming popular because of her. “Please share di ko masearch FB ni Mis. Datu sinend Lang Ng kaibigan ko sakin. gusto ko Lang mag sorry Kasi di ko sya napaupo sa upuan ko at mag thank you na din ako kasi sisikat ako nito! HAHAHAHAHA! 🙂🙂🙂”
Maranan’s post has clearly turned the tables around after netizens sided with him. As of this writing, Maranan’s FB post garnered 96,000+ shares, 126,000+ reactions and 200+ comments.
One netizen urged Maranan to file a case against the girl to teach her a lesson.
1. RA 10175 Cybercrime Prevention Act Section C No 4 ( Cyber Libel )
Pagpapahiya at paninira sau gamit ang social media
2. House Bill 4807 ( Anti Selfie Bill ) Intrusion of Privacy
3. Data Privacy Act 2012
( Posting your picture with highlight in public without your consent )
Kasuhan mo yan nag magdala!
Another netizen commented that the girl should bought her own car. “Dapat sa kanya bumili ng sarili nyang sasakyan.. di naman nya alam kung gaano kabigat o kahirap trabaho ng ibang tao.. “
This netizen lamented that because he didn’t give up his seat, he was quickly judged as a person. “Sa simpleng hindi pag papa upo, nahusgahan ka! hahahaha!!! nakakaloka si ate! nag taxi sana sya diba! Hindi namn sya baldado o matanda! Nakapang husga ng di alam yung sitwasyon ng iba. 😂”
Source: Denmark Maranan