Dabira episode six
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FIRE IN MY BONES- EPISODE 3

THE MANDATE Fear gripped me and I literally shivered. I wanted to run back into my room but the thought of him hitting me from the back wouldn’t let me. I heard some ‘gibberish’ in my head and I gave in. “Emanskato lebrahsphata…“ This time the words came out fluently and I spoke them out …

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DABIRA- EPISODE FIVE

“Dami just fainted. We’re on our way to the hospital.” My heart almost leapt out of my chest. “Please Ma, give me feedback later.” I pleaded with her. I waited prayerfully as I went to meet Mum in her study to inform her.. I wanted to call Dami’s Mom few minutes later but my mom …

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DABIRA- EPISODE FOUR

“I don’t even know.. I came back from work and was going to the kitchen when something just told me to take my things and leave.” Dami explained as I asked her what made her really leave. “Something told you to leave?” “Yes!! The impression was so strong and I couldn’t control myself. I felt …

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DABIRA- EPISODE THREE

“Oh my!! Dabira, my wife has disappeared!” he said as I stood up in shock. “What do you mean?” I asked as I cleared my throat. “I came back from work today and discovered few of her things were gone. I called her but she didn’t pick up. I called someone I know in her …

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DABIRA- EPISODE TWO

Days revolved into weeks; and weeks into months but Mama’s health deteriorated along. Damilola and Michael were doing fine so I soon forgot about them and focused on my work and taking care of Mama. It was exactly five months after the wedding when one day my grandmother called my dad to her room. I …

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DABIRA- EPISODE ONE

“Orun Oun aye kun fun ogo re. (The heavens and the earth is full of your Glory)” I heard Mama Aderinto, my Grandmother sang one evening as I stopped in front of her room. I opened the door.I entered.She was folding her clothes into a small leather box. “Mama, dinner is ready. Mum and Dad …

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MELISSA – BIG TIME BONDAGE

A pleasant wave travelled through her body as she remembered him. “His goodnight message” her mind reminded. She blushed, her hand reaching quickly to her phone. The disappointment on her face was obvious as there was no message notification. She stretched herself on the bed and cuddled up again causing the memories to refresh in …

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MELISSA- TOO LATE!

“I mean we could help take her mum to the hospital”

“Don’t be deceived girl. Beggars on the streets of Lagos are scammers. Its all deception, a way to rob you of your money”

“Even if she were robbing me, a token would not be bad”

“That token should be dropped in the church’s offering bag, Melissa”

The discussion was getting longer than she…

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MELISSA – THE PROPOSAL

“You should watch it” her mind whispered to her. She stared at her phone helplessly for a minute. Her breathing rate increased at the thought of it. The urge was strong – she gave in. In less than five minutes she was there – watching. Her heartbeat changed. She could feel the tingling. Her internal organs were sparking, getting ready to be set on fire…

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MELISSA: MAKE-UP

…She grew up with a silver spoon in her mouth. His voice continued to echo as she dug her face into the pillow.

“Find your place Melissa. Find it!”

“How?” She had mumbled softly while the tears flowed…

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