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3:22 PM December 18, 2018

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3:22 PM December 18, 2018

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Catriona Gray Apologizes to Thai Interpreter During Miss Universe 2018 Presscon

MISS UNIVERSE 2018 – Beauty queen Catriona Gray apologized to the Thai interpreter during the Miss Universe 2018 press conference.

A Filipina-Australian beauty queen from Albay Catriona Gray brought home the prestigious crown of Miss Universe 2018.

The pageant was held in Bangkok, Thailand last December 17, 2018. The said contest was participated by 94 contingents from all over the world.

Among the candidates is the beautiful representative from Spain named Angela Ponce, the first transgender to join the Miss Universe.

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Photo Source; Inquirer Entertainment

However, Spain’s bet for Miss Universe 2018 Angela Ponce didn’t won the pageant but sheis glad that she was included.

“We all deserve a world of respect, inclusion and freedom…I don’t need to win Miss Universe, I only need to be here,” said Angela.

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Photo Source: @catriona_gray IG

Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray befriended Angela Ponce on the pageant. The Filipina beauty queen even defended Angela regarding the controversy of herinclusion.

“If she can further educate people about what are the needs of the transgender community to get us to be more compassionate towards them”

“I have close friends who are transgender, soI’ve heard their experiences, and there is a lot of work to be done in how we come towards them,” Catriona added.

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Photo Source: ABS-CBN News

Catriona Gray is certainly a good person and understanding person. She sympathize to everyone even to her opponent on the pageant.

Based on a report from Philstar, Catriona was asked about the women empowerment and beauty during her press conference after the Miss Universe 2018 competition.

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Photo Source: Cosmo.ph

Catriona Gray responded articulately to the press about the subject and she later realized that her answer was already too long for the interpreter to translate.

“I think Miss Universe is wonderful platform that we promote diversity and women empowerment,” Catriona answered.

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Photo Source: Youtube

According to the report, Catriona immediately apologized to the Thai interpreter for giving a lengthy answer. She laughed at the thought of pouring a long answer and for got about the interpreter.

“…So to think that you can have those many countries coming together in a collaborative effort…Oh, I’m speaking too much. I’m sorry,” Catriona continued laughing.

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Photo Source: Google News

Catriona Gray is obviously a very smart girl that whatever she think is right to say, she poured every words with passion.

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