Here's a photo of Kris Aquino (left) and James Yap last January 12 singing "Kung Tayo'y Magkakalayo" at the Big Dome, where the birthday concert of Sharon Cuneta was held.

 

Five days later, the Kapamilya star announced that she had asked for time and space from her husband of five years. She added, "I'm not saying that the marriage is over because in my heart I still want it to work. I want it to work because number one, I will forever be grateful to James dahil pinakasalan niya ako, na he loved me enough to marry me. But I want it to work because Baby James deserves a mother and a father. But he doesn't deserve this gulo..."

Photo: Noel Orsal

In a phone conversation with her mother this morning, Mrs. Minna Austria politely declined to talk: "We're not granting any interview. We'd rather not talk about it. We'll let the issue die down."