Wholly Matrimoney #10

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Episode 10… Read Also: Wholly Matrimoney #9 Nike didn’t realise she had fainted when she came to. All that was on her mind was Jide…but why? She asked herself. “Nike?” “Mm?” “Thank GOD you are alive. Don’t ever freak me out like that again. Ah ah! What is it? This one that you are now playing […]

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Wholly Matrimoney #9

Wholly Matrimoney #6

Episode 9… Read Also: Wholly Matrimoney #8 I was pretty sure this was Elysium… the brightness was so unnatural… I wasn’t flying but I felt so light, almost like there was no gravity. The only pockmark to this peace was the indecipherable mumblings from the outside. It felt like there was a lot of discordance there […]

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Wholly Matrimoney #8

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Episode 8… Read Also: Wholly Matrimoney #7 Telling Jide the truth was the best option she had. What was the use of lying to him again? Nike was worn out and did not want to sink deeper into a pit woven by lies. At the end of the day, when the wind blows, everyone will see […]

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Wholly Matrimoney #7

Wholly Matrimoney #6

Episode 7… Read Also: Wholly Matrimoney #6 Morning came. It came to prove that I was anxious for nothing and that the morning wasn’t at all worth the wait. It only took me offering a ‘good morning’ greeting, fitfully garnished with a ‘sweetheart’ suffix, for Nike to launch a full-scale attack on me. It wasn’t part […]

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Wholly Matrimoney #6

Wholly Matrimoney #6

Episode 6… Read Also: Wholly Matrimoney #5 When Jide opened the door, relief was the main emotion that flooded Nike’s soul. His look of angst, worry and bewilderment led Nike to make a decision on the spot. She would not tell him the truth. She could not. Not when it meant admitting she tried to use […]

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Wholly Matrimoney #5

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Episode 5… Read Also: Wholly Matrimoney #4 All my rage disappeared as I opened the door to face the woman of my dreams. I had studied the figure standing in front of my door through the keyhole, just to make sure I was not entertaining youths exploring the unmentionable and well, illicit part of their ASUU […]

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Wholly Matrimoney #4

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Episode 4… Read Also: Wholly Matrimoney #3 Chief Olumide Lawson was one of those men who carried himself with an aura of power. Not only could one tell he was influential, but his flowing traditional attire always gave the impression of royalty. He had a slight paunch and a mustache that could be likened to Adolf Hitler’s. […]

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Wholly Matrimoney #3

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Episode 3… Read Also: Wholly Matrimoney #2 We never realize, how our seemingly low expectations can actually be quite high. We hope sometimes that we do not wake up to find the landlord on our door because we owe him six months’ rent. Or that the little we have will somehow be enough to last us […]

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