- 82-year-old Lolo Rene drives his jeep everyday with his wife, Lola Aida, as conductor
- They have been together for 50 years and shared that the secret to their lasting marriage is understanding
- Lola Aida said she worries about her husband,so she decided to accompany him
There’s a popular Pinoy quote saying, “Basta driver, sweet lover.”
This may seem true to the love story of Lolo Rene Mojado and his wife lola Aida. The hardworking couple is inseparable as they work together as jeepney driver and conductor. Lolo Rene and Lola Aida were blessed with three children. And as loving grandparents, Lolo Rene and Lola Aida decided to work to help pay for their grandchildren’s school fees.
82-year-old Lolo Rene drives along the busy road at the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) with 76-year-old Lola Aida as his conductor. Lolo Rene shared that one of the reasons why he prefers being with his wife is because he has difficulty in hearing. The second is, of course, because of love.
The sweet Lolo told GMA, “Mahal na mahal ko ‘yan…” [I love her very much.] Lola Aida also replied, “Talagang mahal na mahal… forever.
The couple had been together for 50 years.
The secret to their long lasting marriage? They shared with Rappler was pretty simple – understanding. On the day of their wedding, they promised that arguments won’t separate them.
You can watch the video from GMA’s Youtube channel: