Yesterday, March 18, was perhaps the most memorable day of Jaywardene Galilea Hontoria‘s life.
The cadet from Barangay Balabag, Pavia, Iloilo was recognized as the valedictorian of the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) “Alab Tala” Class of 2018. According to ABS-CBN, he was brigade company commander and the third class baron who came out as the top of the class.
As if this wasn’t memorable a day enough, Hontoria—still fresh from the graduation rites—rushed off to the church to meet his college sweetheart, where they would seal their love forever.
Yes, the PMA valedictorian graduated AND tied the knot with his love on the same day.
Apparently, this was a promise he has made to his girlfriend-turned-wife, Loura fe Dillera. After all, we couldn’t expect less from an honorable and glorious man such as Hontoria.
You can watch a bit from their wedding below.
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In an instant, news of Hontoria’s wedding to his college sweetheart sparked a dialogue among the netizens on social media. Take a look at what they had to say below:
Meanwhile, Hontoria was reported to have been granted a house and lot by former Senate President Manny Villar. According to PMA information officer Lt. Col. Reynaldo Balido, this was the first instance that a public official has ever presented a gift to a PMA graduate.
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