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Complicated- 24

They really fared well as a family and at the end of the service year, they moved to the capital city, where Ade set up a small architectural practice and Julia got a nursing job. It was their 2nd relocation in a series of relocations that saw them move around the country and although the plan…
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The Soldier Boy- Part 2

When we were alerted of the coup, I was undertaking a commander’s course in Bauchi where I was ousted amongst others from our apartments, stripped of any form of metal and rounded up by privates, non-commissioned officers; mere officers who had attained less or no ranks at all. At such moments there was no unit,…
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Never Mine

Getting into something special with my Shawty and there is this sinking feeling that its just my turn.If it is so then why didn't I let these feelings burn.I guess I was looking for something deeper and I found a love that could end, a painful condition.I'll make the little time I have with you…
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COMPLICATED-23

She started screaming and flailing her arms and feet and it took the combined efforts of both security operatives to hustle her away into one of the rooms reserved for interrogating travellers suspected of shady dealings.. “How?” Ade repeated…“How what?” She raised her tear filled eyes to stare into his.“How do we do this? What…
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The Soldier Boy- Pt 1

When I was a boy, my dream was to be a soldier. I wanted to be a soldier so much than I wanted to be alive. I would watch the uniforms, guns, boots and gear won by the soldiers that passed by my grandfather’s hut and embellish their unrivalled glory. That was not all I…
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Cautionary Tales

At this moment my dear I have but only one wishWould you plant on my face but a simple kissFor I have fallen quite deep into your loveI was on my guard, but you made me lose my cautionary glove. If I give this kiss would you run awayIf I give this kiss would you…
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Complicated-22

1995 Teniola had the twins at the tail end of October, it was a rainy night, all had gone well, with no complications and with both boys were very healthy, they had been discharged 48 hours later. Ade stayed in the hospital all through, spending his nights on a bench on the corridor close to…
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