- Heartbreaking video of an OFW mother as she bids her son farewell goes viral
- As of this post, the video garnered almost 700k views, 7k shares and 10k likes
- Netizens expressed their sympathy on social media
Every year, thousands of Filipino workers goes out of the country to work and the promise of a better future for their family is their main motivation.
It is very hard to leave the country, your comfort zone, and be alone in a foreign country.
But to leave your children as well is a big emotional blow to any parent.
Just like the video of an OFW mother as she bids her son farewell, which PhilNews reported.
The video was shared by Balitang OFW's Facebook page.
The caption of the video says: "Ba-bye na muna anak, aalis muna si Mama!"
It is very apparent in the video that the boy does not want to let go of her mother.
Watch the video here:
Netizens were saddened by the video and expressed their sympathy through comments:
"I always see this kind of emotions in the airport. I pity the child and mother. It's too hurting. I wish Filipino parents will have a good income in the Philippines so that they'll not leave their children."
"Naalala ko din panganay ko nun nsa airport ngumawa tlga s iyak prang gusto mo bumalik ulit pero no choice ka ksi kelangan tlga s hirap Ng buhay pero ngaun pauwi nako at excited na aq at cla din s pg uwi ko.., Sana balang araw Wla Nang pilipino na mangingibng bayan pra lahat happy ksma family.."
"Ganyan talaga sapalaran sa ibang bansa Para kumita at mabuhay ang pamilya kaya mejo Malayu luob ng mga bata kapag ofw ka. Masakit man talaga sa kaluoban kailangan tanggapin. Kaya sa mga hindi nkakaintindi mga anak jan na lumaki sa mga Lolo at Lola wag nyu sbihin na iniwan kau ng magulang nyu. Dugo at Pawis at kumayod s ibang bansa mapagaral lang kau."
"Victim of things we cant maintain .. I WISH SOMEDAY IT WILL END THAT NO MORE FILIPINO OFW NEED TO GO OUT JUST TO WORK OUT SIDE THE COUNTRY... I had a feeling it will end soon because free education is already available and corrupt official are going down one at a time."
"Ang sakit panuurin,nagsisikip dibdib ko."
"Isa sa pinakamahirap na pagsubok sa lahat ng mga ofw!!"
KAMI salutes all the Overseas Filipino Workers for all their sacrifices and the pain they endure for the welfare of their family!
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