After the seriousness of an oathtaking ceremony, Pernia gamely smiles for the camera with her daughter-in-law Jonah and granddaughter Luna. (Photo by Misael Bacani, UP MPRO)

After the seriousness of an oathtaking ceremony, Pernia gamely smiles for the camera with her daughter-in-law Jonah and granddaughter Luna. (Photo by Misael Bacani, UP MPRO)