Denise Laurel is engaged to cager Solomon Mercado-A A +A
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
ACTRESS Denise Laurel is engaged to basketball player Solomon Mercado.
Denise shared the news to her 200,000 Instagram followers Tuesday. She said she's blessed to have the basketball player as her best friend and soon-to-be other half.
"I'm still speechless but I got to say the most important word... Yes!" she posted.
Denise added: "Lil warrior and I love u with all of our hearts and I know mom dad n the whole gang do as well. I am so excited for the downs as of course ups along the way so we can grow together more with God leading our partnership:) ur lil warrior n my best friend and now life partner :) I can go on and on but words can even describe how I feel.. I love u with all of me." (sic)
Aside from the photos posted by the actress on the image-sharing app, Denise also shared a video of her square cut diamond ring.
She posted: "Sorry I just had to show off @m3rcmywords exquisite taste.. I do not own any jewelry at all! And gave me the most beautiful ring ever! (I'm only gonna show it just this once haha pagbigyan)."
Denise, who has a two-year-old son from a former relationship, said she's thankful that Mercado came to their life. Although he's not the biological father of the kid, the actress said he's the best daddy for her son.
"We are so blessed to have him n our family. Oh and yes he's a basketball player I'm proud of that! but before what he does wat his passion is I am proud of the man that he is. My best friend n an amazing person," she posted.
Mercado is playing for Global Port Batang Pier team of the Philippine Basketball Association. (Sunnex)