Cherry Pie Picache shared what happened when she met her mother’s killer
Actress Cherry Pie Picache had the chance the killer of her mother, Zenaida Sison, and she shared what happened during their meeting.
Cherry Pie had a devastating phase in her life when her mother was murdered in September of 2014. That time, the actress was not open about forgiveness. She wished for the return of death penalty in the Philippines despite she was not in favor of it.
Weeks passed after the incident, Michael Flores, who worked for the 75-year-old woman as helper, admitted the murder due to a robbery attempt, based on ABS-CBN’s report.
Flores also admitted that he was under the influence of shabu or methamphetamine hydrochloride, when he did the crime together with two other companions.
At the height of her grief, Cherry Pie Picache said that she is not open to the possibility of forgiving the culprit.
However, five years later, the actress shared her journey of healing. Part of it is being a speaker about forgiveness in different organizations.
During her recent guesting on Tonight with Boy Abunda, Cherry Pie shared that she met with the killer of her mother.
“Ngayon ko napatunayan — God really took over. It’s really by his grace that I was able to do it. While I was walking when I was about to see him… Desidido ako pero ang ipinagdarasal ko, sana magawa ko. So I was really praying, ‘Please take over.’ Iba. Hindi ako makapaniwala,” she said.
The actress even shared that she brought “pasalubong” for Flores when she visited him. This scenario will continue to happen, according to the actress, so that their healing will be restored.
For her, people may perceive that it is difficult on her part but she said it is more difficult for the other part.
“Mas mahirap sa kanila. Kasi ngayon na nasa katinuan na sila ng pag-iisip, ngayon na they’re restored to their basic goodness and sanity, kahit sila mismo gusto nila kalimutan na may nagawa silang gano’n,” Cherry Pie Picache shared.
Watch the interview.
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