We are most ourselves in the stillest of the night, in our silence. When we are most vulnerable, we are most beautiful. But in this society, no space is sacred anymore. The testimony of Martial Law victim Hilda Narciso, a school teacher during the Marcos dictatorship opens us to see how these moments of solitude can transform into moments trauma. Her words are taken from the heated Supreme Court oral arguments for the burial of the former President Marcos last August 31, 2016.