MANILA – It's no secret that President Rodrigo Duterte is a favorite of beautiful women.
And on Wednesday night, the President did not avoid showing his bad side, this time to Tita Baja-Gallentes “beautiful”, the town of Garcia Hernandez is Bohol.
Duterte in that town was to attend a former Cabinet Secretary campaign rally, Leoncio “Jun” Evasco Jr, who ran for the provincial governor.
In his speech, the Presiding Officer first noted that the mayor had been separated from her husband long, before asking playfully for her to go out with him.
“The mayor asked me today,‘ Why did you come here? Is it because of your love for the people of Bohol? Is that one of the reasons, I'm … First, she said she is the mother of your borough. Then he said I was the nation's father, ”said Duterte at Visayan.
“Actually I'm not trying to pull your leg. But the truth is honest if I can say it publicly and it won't offend you, you and your husband are separated, ”he added.
The President then asked Baja-Gallentes to “run away” with him, noting that his children were already adults.
“Can you run away with me? You have children, do not you, mayor? How many children do you have? I have 3, 4. I have 4 but they've all been reared so I don't have a problem anymore, ”he said.
“You're really beautiful. If I were, why would I never break up with you? I will hold your panty and hold it if you try to leave, even until the garter is snatched. You're too beautiful, ”he told Baja-Gallentes.
Duterte has a common law partner Honeylet Avanceña who has a teenage daughter, Veronica, also known as "Kitty."
He was married to Elizabeth Zimmerman who has 3 children with him – Mayor of the City of Davao Sara Duterte-Carpio, Paolo Duterte who runs for a seat at the Congress, and Sebastian “Baste” Duterte who; n running for a sub-mayor in their home town.
Duterte said he had gone to Bohol to “play the game of love” as he imagined asking his ex-aide, “parliamentary candidate” Christopher “Bong Go” to care for his wife when he had gone.
He also claimed that he was "still searching" for a partner.
“But even until now, I'm still searching,. What is the problem if your partner is looking for someone else? ”He said.
This is not the first time Duterte has made controversial comments on women.
As a presidential candidate, he was highly criticized for saying that he should have the first deductions on an Australian woman having raped in Davao City 1989.
In December last year, Duterte even remembered admitting a Catholic priest wanted to touch her maid while she was asleep.
He also drew the judges for threatening to shoot female fighters in the genitals, and for saying that Davao City had the highest number of rape cases in the country because it had many beautiful women.
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He also delivered the same speech that the President was threatened by a cockroach.
Duterte was at the center of parliamentary parliamentary application Ilocos Norte Gov. Imee Marcos, daughter of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos Sr, when the insects broke his speech.
“As with Imee Marcos, I think you know better than I am,” said the President before fighting off the black beetle which he described as “liberal,” referring. to the name of the opposition parties.