Comedian Ethel Gabison, or otherwise known as Ethel Booba is famous for her comedic jabs and humorous tweets that people can easily relate to. She just delivers laughter wherever she goes.
In aninterview with Vice Ganda, the comedienne introduced her boyfriend for the first time in public. And we have never seen Ethel so emotional like this.
Ethel revealed that she met her beau, Jessie while she’s taking a vacation in Boracay.
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“Naa-attract ako sa kanya. Nagulat ako kung ano ang trabaho niya, kasi nung nakita ko siya, naka-tsinelas, naka-shorts.”
“Chef pala siya sa Boracay.”
Jessie is one of the chefs in a famous hotel in Boracay, but he immediately resigned from his work when Ethel is set to fly back to Manila.
The host asked Jessie all the qualities that made him fell in love with the comedienne.
He answered, “Sincere siya as a person. At first, siyempre, na-excite ako nang nakita ko siya in person. Kasi party-party, I was drinking with friends. Then, suddenly, bigla siyang dumating.
“Na-starstruck, parang ganun. Ang ganda niya, e.”
Vice then advised Jessie to take care of his closest friend.
“Gusto ko lang sabihin sa ‘yo na si Ethel Booba, ang dami na niyang pinagdaanan, she’s so fragile. Sa dami ng pinagdaanan ni Ethel, ang dami na niyang lamat.
“Kapag nagkamali ka pa, baka tuluyan na siyang mabasag. Kaya iingatan mo siya.”
Which Jessie replied with:
“Nag-usap naman kami last time, kung saan tayo nagsimula, doon lang tayo magsisimula. Kung ano yung past, huwag nang… mas mahirap kasi…”
Ethel became emotional when they finally opened up about the status of her relationship with Jessie. She also admitted that she’s been praying for a man like him.
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“’Yan ang gustung-gusto ko na narinig, yung kung saan lang kami nagkakilala, doon lang. Ganito lang yung character ko, ganito ako, parang walwal talaga, palaban.
“Hindi naman ako masamang tao, pero meron akong ipinagdadasal na, sana… Sana tayo na.”
She also expressed her sadness towards her friends’ opinion when they started their relationship.
“Ayaw kong tawagin na kabit. Hindi ko naman ginusto na magkaroon ng boyfriend na may asawa, nagkataon lang.
“Kasi binu-bully ako ng ibang friend ko na, ‘Kabit ka.’ Kasi nga, hindi ko alam, e.”
Jessie clarified that he was married before but they are already separated for 10 years now. Right now, they are already seeking consultation to make their separation legal.
Vice reminded Jessie once again: “Don’t break her heart again. She’s been broken so many times already.”
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