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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