Actress Nadine Lustre has finally spoken out on the death of her brother Isaiah.
In a social media post, Nadine related how she almost fell victim to depression, but was grateful to have a solid support system.
Her advice to those going through the same thing? "Stay with us because life is beautiful."
The reigning FHM Sexiest Woman in the Philippines also wrote a poignant birthday greeting for her 16-year-old sibling.
On Twitter, the love from the concerned public was palpable:
We cannot emphasize enough
Kill them with kindness
It wasn't only her fans
Celebrities are humans, too
They understand that she needs privacy
Sensitivity is key
Props to Nadine for staying strong