CORY AQUINO WATCH2 July 2009
In what is probably the best piece of news about Mrs. Imelda Marcos for a long time, the former First Lady offered prayers in a mass for her 80th birthday for the seriously-ill President Cory Aquino whose battle against colon cancer has taken a turn for the worse.
At one point, Citizen Cory Aquino stood as the nemesis of Imelda Marcos' husband, former President Ferdinand Marcos who ruled the Philippines with an iron fist for most of twenty years.
More on this story in this 24 Oras report by Bernadette Reyes courtesy of GMANews.tv:
In a further gesture of reconciliation, Mrs. Marcos expressed her readiness to visit President Cory in the hospital if the Aquino family will give their permission.