VIRAL: Security Guard Spotted Eating Rice and Junk Food ‘Ding Dong Mixed Nuts’
Photos of a security guard eating rice and junk food in hope to provide for his family break the heart of quite a few netizens.
The man, who is from Cotabato, was seen eating during his evening breaks from work.
The Facebook user who shared the viral photos and their conversation was Ralph Reymond Hermano Getanes.
As soon as Getanes posted the photos on his social media account, a lot of netizens quickly reacted and shared the story online, with many netizens praising his willingness to sacrifice his health so to provide for his family.
When Getanes spotted the unnamed security guard who was on a “straight duty” schedule for a company in Mindanao, he was having his dinner on a plastic bag. What was inside the plastic bag was rice along with Ding Dong Mixed Nuts – famous junk food in the Philippines that comes with corn bits, salted peanuts, curls, corn chips, and green peas.
Another Facebook user then said that the name of the man is Aries Abas.
When Getanes asked Abas why he’s eating Ding Dong Mixed Nuts and rice for his dinner, he then said: “Yes sir, I’m supporting several of my family in Cotabato.”
One netizen, with a Facebook handle Sheryll Aba, comments: “Breaks my heart. God bless him.”
Further information about the security guard includes working in a well-renowned department store in Davao that is owned by a Filipino-Chinese business tycoon.
Most probably, the security guard’s monthly salary in Mindanao, based on the website of JobStreet, is at Php 11,219 or US$224 every month. Approximately, Aba earns around Php 370 every day.
So, what are your thoughts about this story? Are you also willing to sacrifice for your family? Don’t forget to share this article with your family and friends so that they will also be inspired.