From being a fangirl to girlfriend! This is the love story of former “Pinoy Big Brother: Teen Edition 4” housemate Karen Reyes and her current partner Raymund “Sarkie” Sarangay, vocalist of OPM band Silent Sanctuary.
In an interview with PUSH, the 21-year-old “Asintado” actress shared how she met her boyfriend.
“The first time I saw him. Actually pumunta ako sa gig nila tapos pagpunta ko parang wala lang. Basta it was the first time that I saw him, yun. Wala lang, private kasi talaga.”
Recently, the couple became the talk of the town after Karen posted snaps of them together on Instagram for the first time.
Karen wrote the caption,
“Me: picture naman tayo ng maayos
Him: mas maganda nga yung hindi maayos e
Neck neck neck: “
Moreover, Karen admitted that she has been a huge fan of Silent Sanctuary.
“Fan ako ng Silent Sanctuary ever since. Alam niya yun.”
According to Karen, they have lots of similarities such as having grown up in Makati. made them compatible when each other, is they have.
“Eh yung lugar sa Makati na yun na Sembo at South Sembo yun ang lugar kasi namin dun. Taga-South Sembo ako tapos taga-Sembo siya so we have the same, parang kung papano kami tumambay, makipag-usap sa tao.
The actress also said that sometimes the comment boxes on her social media account make her laugh because fans always mention their age difference. She said:
Pero wala naman sa itsura di ba? Aside from that, wala eh kasi we’re both Libra pa so compatible kami.”
Karen Reyes revealed that it took them six months to get through the courtship stage in their relationship. The actress confessed that, during that time, she was unaware of their huge age gap.
“Actually nagulat din ako na, ‘Ay! Ganung taon ka na pala.’ Wala sa itsura niya nung nagkakilala kami. So nagulat ako na ganun ka-tito levels na pala siya. Ganun lang yung lokohan namin. Pero kasi mabait siya. Kasi 14 years yung age gap namin so wala lang.
She also admitted that she finds their age differences fun and they don’t stress about petty arguments most couples have. Karen believes that they’re both mature enough to be in a serious relationship.
“Kasi parang ganun ako, ganun ako nakita ng tao na parang hindi ako bata mag-isip at magsalita. Kasi I’m 21 pero I’m talking like I’m 35 or something. Parang siguro nag-jive kami dun sa maturity, ganyan.”
What can you say about the relationship between Karen Reyes and Sarkie Sarangay? Do you think they are a great couple? Are you also a fan of Silent Sanctuary? Share your thoughts, reactions, and opinions in the comments section below!