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Wandering souls, dwendes, kapres…

MY sister-in-law, grand-daughter of the late Senate President Jose Avelino, retells regarding their huge ancestral home in Samar and the visit of President Manuel Roxas to their place. As was customary in the day, the 3rd president of the Philippines bunked-in for the night in the abode of his political leader. Lo ang behold, the story goes, when Roxas was sitting on his bed, he was startled by a dark figure on an adjacent chair.