Throwback Thursday: Miriam's younger years

Posted at 03/06/14 10:50 PM

MANILA – Just the sight of her bushy, curly-bordering-on-mini-fro hairdo and her sharp, bespectacled looks would immediately strike fear into the hearts of those being grilled in a Senate hearing.

But would a younger Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago have the same effect?

Take a look at some throwback pictures tweeted by the witty yet fearsome senator:

1. A younger Miriam at the Senate

2. Partying Miriam loves to dance

3. Miriam with her mentor, then-Supreme Court Justice Vicente Abad Santos

4. Miriam sporting long hair

5. Miriam on a magazine cover in 1988

6. Girl scout Miriam holding the group banner

7. Miriam in a swimsuit