The hearts of the housemates got broken this Valentine's season after they failed to accomplish their weekly task of constructing a heart tower.
PBB Otso Day 39: Fumiya at Yamyam, sinimulan ang pagbuo muli ng kanilang weekly task
Since they had been having a hard time building the heart tower, Fumiya Sankai and Yamyam Gucong brainstormed and suggested a new strategy. The housemates tried it and was able to stack up 11 layers but it still fell.
PBB Otso Day 39: Kuya, ipinaalam ang huling araw ng weekly task
While the housemates seemed to believe that they still got a lot of time to finish their task, Big Brother summoned this week's leaders Mitch Talao and Tori Garcia to remind them that they only had one whole day to build their heart tower.
Upon knowing the deadline, the housemates immediately began reconstructing it and the tension among them arose as they had varied opinions on what they should do to keep the red blocks intact. However, when they were on their last seven blocks, the strong wind knocked it down again.
PBB Otso Day 39: Housemates, nalungkot sa muling pagbagsak ng heart tower
They still attempted to build it and was successful. But as soon as Kuya began the 88-second countdown to check its sturdiness, the heart tower shattered into pieces, making them feel the same in their hearts.
PBB Otso Day 39: Housemates, nabigo sa kanilang heart tower weekly task
Nonetheless, they wasted no time to restore it up to the last seconds and were still hopeful that they would succeed. Unfortunately, it still collapsed, making them fail this week's challenge.
PBB Otso Day 39: Andre, ikinuwento kay Kuya ang kanyang nararamdaman kay Lou
While this defeat broke the hearts of the housemates, one of them seemed to still have his heart whole and joyful because he's in love.
Days after her hearty conversation with Tori about his romantic feelings for Lou Yanong, he then imparted it to Kuya during their chat inside the confession room -- Andre Brouillette.
"I feel like in her, we have [similarities] in ways when we talk or react. I like her sense of humor in the way I can joke around with her po. And well, she's gorgeous as well. She is a beautiful, very beautiful girl po," he said.
He then went on sharing that he has strong feelings for her and has felt like being a little kid again whenever the topic of Lou is being brought up. He indeed yearns to tell her but still finding the right time for it.
PBB Otso Day 39: Andre, nag-practice ng kanyang sasabihin kay Lou
Since he's not ready to confess yet, Big Brother let him rehearse his big reveal thru a mock dinner date inside the confession room. He told Lou's standee how much he really likes her and finished with a shot of wine. This made him feel good since he's been hiding it for a long time.
PBB Otso Day 39: Andre, ikinuwento kay Fumiya ang kanyang pag-amin kay Kuya
His incredible skill in speaking in Japanese truly served him well as he was able to confidently talk about his hearty convo with Kuya to the "Konichi-Wonder Vlogger of Japan", who was then accompanying his best friend Yamyam during his review time.
PBB Otso Day 39: Mark, pinayuhan si Andre sa kanyang plano kay Lou
Afterwards, it was to Mark to whom he relayed his feelings towards Lou and his determination to tell it to her when the right time comes. When asked if he's ready to take the risks and possible implications of what he's about to do, Andre said that he is willing to face anything.
Are we going to see Andre and Lou on a date together anytime soon? Let's find out in the upcoming episodes.