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Three Mangoes: Part 3 (Final)

  She walked into a compound in the middle of which stood another two-storey house.  The architecture was similar to the house where the pregnant woman lived.  This time, however, the person who had called her was not on the balcony.  He was on the ground floor and stood with his arms akimbo, in front … Continue reading Three Mangoes: Part 3 (Final)

Three Mangoes: Part 1

  Mama Risikat set down the large basket of fruits she had been carrying on her head.  The small piece of cloth she had used to cushion the rough base of the raffia basket on her head promptly fell to the ground undeterred.  It began to unravel from the tight cylindrical form into which it … Continue reading Three Mangoes: Part 1