- Jelai Andres was not able to stop herself from crying in the midst of rendering a song for her grandmother
- She was singing Cooky Chua's "Paglisan," a song that could be offered for a deceased love one
- As she was enunciating the lyrics, "itong paglalakbay ay makakarating din sa paroroonan," she instinctively covered her eyes, in an attempt to hide her tears
- Jelai said in the caption that it was an even that she found so hard to sing, if only she can make time stop
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Jelai Andres was not able to stop herself from crying when she offered a song for her deceased grandmother at the latter's wake.
She chose an emotional song that is often offered for a loved one who passed away.
The actress sang Cooky Chuá's "Paglisan" and when she was singing the line "itong paglalakbay ay makakarating din sa paroroonan," she covered her eyes, trying to hide the tears.
However, her slim arm is not enough to prevent people from seeing and feeling her grief.
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The actress captured her post with an emotional note.
"Yung event na pinaka hirap na hirap akong kantahan I love you forever Nanay Mona. Kung pwede lang pahintuin ang oras Until we meet again. #LolasGirl"
Jelai has been very expressive about how sad she is at her grandmother's death. She considers herself as a lola's girl and it is heartbreaking for her that her grandma passed away at 99.
Andres is a famous YouTube Content Creator, actress, endorser, and social media star who hailed from Bonifacio Global City. She was born on September 23, 1991. Jelai is also known as the wife of Ex-Batallion member, rapper Jon Gutierrez. The two are now living separately after a tumultuous event that shook the foundation of their marriage. Jelai is also known for her work as one of the Baes, a TV series that airs on GMA Network.
Jelai previously took to her Instagram Stories and shared how her grandmother has already passed away. She posted a photo of her hand, holding her grandmother's wrinkled old hand. The Kapuso star also posted a photo of her grandma smiling, a kind old woman with sparkling eyes. She then thanked everyone who shared their grief and who took the time to visit the wake of her grandma.
Before the death of her grandma, Jelai was still able to entertain her fans and followers of her YouTube channel. She posted a video featuring a comedy skit by her and Herlene Budol, also known as Hipon Girl. Jelai and Herlene played the roles of foul-mouthed neighbors who like to gossip about others. Many netizens applauded Jelai and Herlene for their amazing sense of humor and chemistry.