His Excellency Benigno S. Aquino III
President of the Philippines
To the Municipality of Cawayan, Masbate
On the occasion of their Annual Town Fiesta
[March 9, 2013]
My warmest greetings to the citizens of the Municipality of Cawayan, Masbate as you hold your Annual Town Fiesta.
Our nation forges on towards lasting peace and stability as our institutions are renewed by the values of integrity and accountability. This occasion is your community’s affirmation of solidarity with our mission of equitable progress. As you celebrate your identity and pride of place among your fellow Masbateños, may this event enliven in you the passion to preserve your environment to bring greater momentum to our collective task of promoting the splendor of our beloved Philippines.
May you be inspired with greater patriotism, remain united with our shared task of nation-building, and pursue your endeavors with excellence and hard work. I wish you a happy and meaningful fiesta.
(Sgd.) BENIGNO S. AQUINO III