Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe and her daughter, Michelle, have shown time and again that they share a strong bond.
On July 11, 2019, Michelle clocked 18 and her mother made sure to celebrate her on social media for the world to see. Mercy shared a cute photo of herself with her daughter as she penned down a touching message.
According to the actress, she knows her daughter might sometimes feel she is being too harsh but she only acts that way to make sure Michelle turns out a better person.
Mercy wrote: “Michelle I know I quarrel with you sometimes but I do it out of love, out of the fact that I want you to be a better person than me, if possible I want to be there to put you tru the right path so you don’t make my mistakes in life! …. I pray every day and night that my greatest achievement in life, be you own starting point!”
The actress further thanked God for the closeness she shares with her daughter as she prayed for God to bless her.
See her post below:
Wow!…. so finally you are 18!… I am so emotional right now 😭…….. all I can say is that I love you @michelleio__ you have blossomed into an astounding person and I am so so proud of you! …. Happy birthday to you my princess, turning 18 is such a big deal cos it’s a new stage of life where you have to make many big decisions!… I can boldly say with the grace and help of the almighty God, I have taught you well, instilled in you morals and values, being kind and helpful, being sensitive , spoken to you about life, taught you the importance of hard work, the efficacy of prayers, talked to you about boys 😁😂 and staying focused 😁….. I give God the glory that you have never let me down……. Whatever comes in life I am solidly with you and will forever be……..I wish I am right there with you ☹️ , this is your first birthday ever that we ain’t together but I am there with you in spirit, will continue to pray for you & work hard to give you the best!!!…Don’t worry we will turn up when you come home 😁😁😁 have fun with your friends, make sure to send me lots of pictures and videos cos I must catch up with everything that goes down 😂 you are still my baby and will forever be 😍…. May God continue to keep you safe from evil and may you forever be happy!…. Happy 18th birthday to my first born @michelleio__ ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️