Agad na bumuhos sa social media ang mensahe ng pakikiramay para sa pagpanaw ni dating Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago.
Ito ay matapos kumpirmahin mismo ng asawa niyang si Jun Santiago ang pagkamatay ng dating senadora ngayong Huwebes ng umaga, September 29.
Siya ay 71 years old.
Narito ang ilan sa mga kilalang personalidad na nagpahayag ng kanilang kalungkutan sa pagkamatay ni Senator Miriam:
My supermom is gone— LoveMarie O.Escudero (@heart021485) September 29, 2016
Sen. Miriam. Thank you for always standing up for all of us. Ikaw ang naging boses naming lahat. I'm so heartbroken.— Aiza Dio Seguerra (@aizaseguerra) September 29, 2016
RIP Sen. Miriam Santiago ???????? a woman full of wisdom and courage is now up in heaven.. nagulat ako news...
— kim chiu (@prinsesachinita) September 29, 2016
Greatness is measured not in the volume of applause or number of fanatics but the legacy that one leaves behind. Farewell, @senmiriam .— Joey Javier Reyes (@DirekJoey) September 29, 2016
I am saddened to know that Miriam will now be debating with a much Greater Body than the Philippine Senate.— Tito Sotto (@sotto_tito) September 29, 2016
Sen. Miriam Santiago, you will always be remembered. Thank you for selflessly serving our country and the filipino people.— Manny Pacquiao (@mannypacquiao) September 29, 2016
My deepest sympathies to the family of Senator Miriam. She was an esteemed and respected colleague, a person I admire most.— GRACE POE (@SenGracePOE) September 29, 2016
RiP Sen Miriam. ???? you will be missed. Thanks for the many years of courageous service to the nation ????— Sonny Angara (@sonnyangara) September 29, 2016
Sad news, Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago passed away this morning.— JV Ejercito (@jvejercito) September 29, 2016
The intellect, the fire, the colorful character of Sen. Miriam will be missed in the halls of the Senate. RIP Madame.— JV Ejercito (@jvejercito) September 29, 2016
So much respect for you. RIP, Madame Senator Miriam.— Bea Binene (@beabinene) September 29, 2016
You have served the Nation well. Thank you So much?? May You Rest in Peace???????? pic.twitter.com/OYXEK6Kvzp— Catherine Bautista (@kakaibautista) September 29, 2016
RIP Sen Miriam????????you made me love politics at a young age,you're poster is the only poster I kept in my room in grade school????????Pilipinas??YOU— Mary Jean Lastimosa (@MJ_Lastimosa) September 29, 2016
RIP SEN. MIRIAM SANTIAGO ????????????— YS (@yenxsantos) September 29, 2016
Rest in peace Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago. ????— Johanna Kiray Celis (@kiraycelis) September 29, 2016
RIP to the best president we never had, Miriam Defensor Santiago ????— Marco Gumabao (@marcogumabao) September 29, 2016