What goes around comes around.”
This was the reaction of former Senator Bong Revilla Jr. after hearing the recent controversy of Senator Leila de Lima allegely linked to illegal drug trade.
De Lima the former secretary of Department of Justice in cahoots with Bong and his former friend, Senator Jinggoy Estrada in the PDAF scam, caused their detention at the PNP Custodial Center in Camp Crame.
Bong urges De lima to back all the allegations and face the wrath the same thing of what the senator did way back that brought them to persecution and public humiliation.
“You dish it like the self-righteous person you are but act like a victim when you’re on the receiving end," he explained.
“Kaming mga kalaban niyo, ginawan niyo ng kuwento at dinurog niyo ang pangalan at pagkatao ng ganun na lang. ("We, your opponent, you made a story and you crushed the name and personality as it is.)
“Kaya ngayon, ang masasabi ko lang, sagutin mo nang diretso ang mga paratang sa ‘yo. ("So now, all I can say, answer all the accusation.)
“Tapos na ang ilusyon mo. Harapin mo ang katotohanan. ("Your illusion end now. Face the truth.)