What would you do if a famous Kapamilya artist personally greeted you on your birthday? You would probably squeal and jump in delight. Recently, host-actress Anne Curtis sent a heartfelt message to her personal assistant of 19 years, Mary Ann Ontay on her birthday. According to ABS-CBN Push, Anne shared a picture of her with an elated and surprised Mary Ann on her Instagram account.
Anne stated that her personal assistant has become something of a “sister” to her because the latter has been employed under the actress for almost two decades. Anne also wished that Mary Ann would finally find her “special someone.”
As of this writing, Anne’s post has been liked by netizens for around 138,772 times. The actress’ followers left various opinions in the comments section of the post.
A commenter had this to say about Anne’s working relationship with the assistant: “You have a big heart Anne,” “Wow 19years.. sa govt nga may Loyalty award if 10 years n service,” Pee birthday ate maryaan ! Godbless” and “WOW! HOW LUCKY YOU ARE HAPPY BIRTHDAY,” among others.
The host-actress shared the post on Jan. 22, 2018.
It was evident that Anne Curtis is really close to Mary Anne, referring to her as “angel.” She also tagged the Instagram account of Mary Ann, which has the handle of meancurtissmith.
Judging Mary Ann’s handle, she seems very loyal to the “It’s Showtime” host.
The source also mentioned that the personal assistant also shared a heartfelt message dedicated to Anne in October 2016. In a different report, the two appeared as guests on the morning talk show “Magandang Buhay.”
Mary Ann thanked Anne for helping her family, particularly for building a house she could call her own. She emotionally said to the host-actress, “Thank you. Madami kang naitulong sa family ko. Dahil sa’yo, naipatayo ko ‘yung bahay.”
Anne Curtis, for her part, added that finding someone who she can really trust is no joke. She was referring to Mary Ann’s impressive years of service.
Happy Birthday to you, Mary Ann!
What do you think about Anne Curtis’ heartfelt message to her personal assistant? Did you find it sweet? Share your thoughts about it in the comments section below!