Grace Lee, a Korean national who has worked as a TV & radio host in the Philippines for over 10 years, spilled the beans on her past relationship with the former president of the Philippines, Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III.
As a result of her work in television and as a former translator for the President, she became very close to him.
They soon became the center of dating news, which ultimately put an end to their romance.
“We went on dates for about 4 months. We weren’t dating, it was more like a ‘some’. We couldn’t move on to the next level because of the news.” — Grace Lee
She also explained that when they went on dates, every plan had to be cleared with the former President’s security team ahead of time as well.
When she took him to eat Korean style barbecued intestines, the security team locked down the restaurant and had snipers stationed at the building across the street.
Grace Lee also revealed that they are still keep in touch and ask how the other is doing from time to time.
“Something I felt during our conversations, is that he is a really kind person.” — Grace Lee