What’s a Gazini?
(The Freeman) - December 10, 2019 - 12:00am

YOU KNOW YOU’RE OLD WHEN… Miss Philippines Gazini Ganados failed to win Miss Universe this year, but Filipinos still love her anyway.

In an office, people were talking about the pageant, and someone brought up her unusual name. For Cebu’s old timers, Gazini meant Gazini Plaza, a department store that used to be at corner Colon and Junquera streets.

“Hala, katong kaabot pa sa Gazini Plaza, mga tiguwang na g’yud mo,” one of them said.

GAZINI GANADOS
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