Lord, Give Me A Lover
Lord, Give Me A Lover is a komiks novel written by Elena Patron in 1969 and illustrated by Ernie Santiago<ref name = "ref 1"> Lord, Give Me a Lover in Filipiniana.net.Accessed on April 22, 2008.</ref>.
Lord, Give Me A Lover tells the story of Maura, a kind, beautiful and decent woman who despite her advanced age, has not had a single lover. Years pass and it seems that Maura's chances of finding and marrying her true love is fading like an old photograph. After all, who in their right mind would want to marry somebody who has parents with mental illness? But then, like a knight in shining armor, here comes Fidel, a kind, responsible young man, who is seemingly ready to risk all for Maura, despite her burdens. Will Fidel be the answer to all of Maura's prayers?
The story was adapted into film by Crown 7 Productions, helmed by Arsenio "Boots" Bautista<ref name="ref 2">Lord, Give Me a Lover in YouTube. Accessed on April 23, 2008.</ref> with Daria Ramirez as its lead star. The phrase "Lord, Give Me a Lover" has since become a common joke among single blessed women<ref name = "ref 1"> Lord, Give Me a Lover in Filipiniana.net.Accessed on April 22, 2008.</ref>.
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