Veteran actress Sylvia Sanchez couldn’t hide her happiness after her son Congressman Arjo Atayde married his partner Maine Mendoza.
Sylvia dedicated a message to her daughter-in-law during the reception after the wedding, saying that she would treat her like her own child.
“Thank you for loving Arjo. Thank you so much. Hayaan mo akong mahalin ka bilang tunay na anak. Hindi kita mamahalin bilang daughter-in-law, mamahalin kita Maine bilang tunay na anak,” Sylvia said.
Netizens who watched the video were touched by Sylvia’s message.
They also believed that Maine was lucky to have a kind mother-in-law.
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It can be recalled that Sylvia said that one of her dreams was to be on good terms with the family of her son’s wife.
She was thankful that her dream had been fulfilled.
“Ito ang isa sa mga dasal ko bilang INA na makasundo ng Pamilya ang mapapangasawa ng mga anak ko. Masaya ako at nagpapasalamat dahil ibinigay ng DIYOS ang panalangin kong ito,” she wrote.
“Matagal na kitang minahal at itinuring na isang tunay na anak mula ng minahal mo ang anak kong si Arjo @mainedcm. Ngayon, hayaan mo naman akong iparamdam sayo ng buong buo ang pagmamahal at pagtanggap sayo bilang isang tunay na anak, gaya ng ipinaramdam sa akin ng mga biyenan ko.” she added.