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Episode 6: Falling in Love With My Best Friend

READ EPISODES 1 – 5 ¬†Episode 6: Tokunbo Gets His Father’s Letter   The thought that Tokunbo would get a secret admirer kept me going all afternoon, even up till early evening. Around 7:36pm, my parents arrived from Ogbomosho with Tayo.¬† They were all exhausted and not very chatty, not even my mother who could … Continue reading Episode 6: Falling in Love With My Best Friend

Stay in Berlin: Part 6

Stay in Berlin: Part 6

  She was so taken aback by surprise at her discovery that she sat down suddenly on Kayode’s bed.¬† The grogginess she had felt moments before was gone and in its stead, was an all-consuming desire to know what was written in this book which bore her name. Then began the internal battle between principle … Continue reading Stay in Berlin: Part 6

Dear Father, I cannot make a First Class

Dear Father, I cannot make a First Class

Dear Father, I am writing this letter to you, sitting in the confines of the drab and ugly corner of the hostel room where I reside on campus. Apart from me, this small room contains eighteen other grown up boys. This is perhaps the first reason why I cannot make a first class. However, I … Continue reading Dear Father, I cannot make a First Class