By Joey Natividad
TIGAON, Camarines Sur – After siring 3 children, a 50-year old TV repair man with disability finally tied the knot with his 28-year old partner after 10 years of living together.
Juanito de la Vega, 50 and Melanie Cabigayan, 28 became husband and wife in a mass wedding Tuesday, February 13, organized by the local government time for Valentine’s Day.
About 60 unwed couples joined the ceremony.
Juanito, with deformed legs and arms, has a TV repair shop for a living.
Cohabiting with Melanie, the couple have 3 children, young kids forming a happy family.
During TV repair works, Melanie helps Juanito in opening and tightening screws with screw drivers.
Juanito dreams of forming his own home-based business or improving his repair shop. [with reports from Russel Rosero/BicolToday.com]