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The Ghost of Annabelle: The Final Episode

In the weeks and months that followed, Angela and I did our engagement and marriage ceremonies. We travelled outside the city for our honeymoon and during those memorable moments, I learned to love and pamper my wife in ways hitherto unexplored. Though both socially and educationally of the same strata, I admired my wife’s feminine … Continue reading The Ghost of Annabelle: The Final Episode

The Ghost of Annabelle: Episode Nine

I was shocked at the caliber of men and women that came for Mabel’s burial ceremony. Her father’s compound was full of people of different passions and professions. In addition to the innumerable bankers, there were lecturers, politicians, pastors and other clergymen and women. I wondered as I pondered where and how she knew all … Continue reading The Ghost of Annabelle: Episode Nine

The Ghost of Annabelle: Episode Seven

“Andrew has proposed to me.” Mabel told Angela over the phone. “What a coincidence!” Angela exclaimed. “Coincidence?” “Yes dear, my Andrew has also proposed to me.” “Wow…this calls for celebration.” “Yesooo.” “Our engagement party is even this Saturday.” “You mean next tomorrow?” “Yes dear.” “I will certainly be there” Angela said with a smile. In … Continue reading The Ghost of Annabelle: Episode Seven

The Ghost of Annabelle: Episode Four

“What?” I heaved a deep sigh and she repeated herself: “What is your deepest, darkest secret?” “I wonder why you’re asking me this; you know I have no skeletons in my cupboard.” I said and she grinned. “I don’t mean skeletons in your cupboard.” She paused and after some minutes, she added: “We all live … Continue reading The Ghost of Annabelle: Episode Four