His Excellency Benigno S. Aquino III
President of the Philippines
To the citizens of the Province of Romblon
On the occasion of their Annual Town Fiesta
[January 10, 2014]
My warmest greetings to the citizens of the Province of Romblon as you celebrate your Annual Town Fiesta.
Our country grows even more vibrant in this era of renewal. Our people work in solidarity to revitalize our institutions and uphold the culture of integrity that has taken root in our society. This event highlights the rich tapestry of Romblon’s heritage; may your communities affirm your pride of place, demonstrating to the world why it is more fun in the Philippines. May your patron, Saint Nuestro Señor Sto. Niño de Romblon, inspire you to remain vital contributors to public welfare, compassionate stewards of your countrymen, and valued participants in national transformation.
Your government counts you among our partners in inclusive growth. May our unity and initiatives allow us to overcome the challenges of establishing lasting, equitable progress, and may you always serve as examples of excellence and patriotism to the entire nation.
I wish you a happy and meaningful celebration.
(Sgd.) BENIGNO S. AQUINO III