In Filipino beliefs, we were told to always remember to “look
back,” especially during the peak of success. They say that
looking back is a sign of gratefulness and humility. It’s
important to remember the people, places, and events that
brought us to where we are today.
On Facebook, PBA player,
Marc Pingris recently posted a photo of him visiting
his former boss.
The photo was of him and a much older woman in what seems to be
a public market. In his caption, he wrote:
Ang dati kong boss. Nagtrabaho ako kay Nanay Tessie sa
palengke nung bata pa ako.”
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Apparently, Marc used to work at a public market in Pangasinan
when he was younger. And as many of us know now, he became a
PBA player and is now part of the national
team, Gilas Pilipinas. Marc was also very
marry kapuso star, Danica
Sotto, daughter of Vic
Sotto and Dina Bonnevie.
Due to the humbleness of his post, it reached 1.9
thousand shares with 4.6 thousand
likes & reactions.
Many netizens left comments on his post telling him how humble
and down to earth he is. Some even concluded that the reason
why he received so many blessings in life is that he is a kind
man. Because of his post, many people started or continued to
Visiting his former boss is not the only good deed people
saw Marc doing. Just this December, Marc and Danica spent
Christmas giving back to people. They packed bags of groceries
with their children and gave it away to people.
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One of the things that may have helped Marc along the way is
his attitude and drive to work hard. Also, as stated above,
remembering those people who took part in our growth is also
equally important. Nothing compares to an overdue thank you.
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