“Thank you Lord for this sweet boy.”
Actress LJ Reyes said this when she posted on Instagram a touching video of her son, Aki.
In the short clip, 10-year-old Aki expressed his love for his mom as he thanked her for letting him borrow her phone. According to LJ, her son has been borrowing her cellphone to play music which helps him fall asleep on his own.
Immortalizing this video to declare I am and will always be his first love!!! Agree??😬🤣😅 . Backstory: Last year he has this habit of borrowing my phone so he can use it to play music from my subscription to help him fall asleep in his own. Didn’t see this video until a day after!!!😭 grabeeeee!!! Sobrang touched ako!❤️❤️❤️ Thank you Lord for this sweet sweet boy talaga!
“I love you, Mommy. Good night,” Aki was quoted as saying in the video. “If you ever check this video, I love you. Thanks for allowing me to borrow your phone. I love you so much. Please check it.”
“Immortalizing this video to declare I am and will always be his first love! Agree?” LJ captioned the video.
“Didn’t see this video until a day after! Grabeeeee! Sobrang touched ako! Thank you Lord for this sweet, sweet boy talaga!” she added.
Among those who couldn't help but gush about how adorable Aki is are Roderick Paulate, Chynna Ortaleza, Chariz Solomon, and over a thousand other netizens.
Aki is LJ's son with her former boyfriend, Paulo Avelino.
Currently, LJ is in a relationship with Paolo Contis, with whom she shares a daughter named Summer.