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PLEASE MARRY ME – 17

PLEASE MARRY ME – GRACE OCHIGBO CHAPTER SEVENTEEN AYEGBA           The drive to Ibadan is messy. I don’t even know when it started raining but the slightly wet road made driving difficult. I take in a few deep, calming breaths when I pull into her estate. She’s decorated outside of …

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PLEASE MARRY ME – 14

PLEASE MARRY ME – GRACE OCHIGBO CHAPTER FOURTEEN ILEANWA “My decision to visit Mona was not a coincidence after all. I consider it divine because it led me to you.” Ayegba mouths as he brings his car to a halt right in front of the house.        I hear the …

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PLEASE MARRY ME – ELEVEN

PLEASE MARRY ME – GRACE OCHIGBO CHAPTER 11 AYEGBA “I am coming, ma’am.” I screamed out loud as I ran up the fleet of stairs. Mum was sitting on the edge of the bed and the way I opened the door must have jerked dad up from sleep. “I am …

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PLEASE MARRY ME – TEN

PLEASE MARRY ME – GRACE OCHIGBO CHAPTER TEN ILEANWA         My life turned for the best after Mrs. Ogobia took me to Mrs. Ocheme’s house. The latter was very warm towards me. She said to call her ‘mum’ and not ‘madam’. She told me she wanted me to become the …

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PLEASE MARRY ME – EIGHT

PLEASE MARRY ME – GRACE OCHIGBO CHAPTER EIGHT ILEANWA            Attah is refusing to give anyone the slightest breathing space tonight. He’s been reeling on and on about the military helicopter he entered at the base. How he had been completely awestruck and scared at the same time, when Uncle …

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PLEASE MARRY ME – SEVEN

PLEASE MARRY ME – GRACE OCHIGBO CHAPTER SEVEN AYEGBA            The smile I flash at the receptionist is enough to make her will her entire birthright to me. Not one single feature makes the ladies flock around me. Some have said it is in the way my eyeball look at …

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PLEASE MARRY ME – FIVE

PLEASE MARRY ME – GRACE OCHIGBO CHAPTER FIVE AYEGBA                    I wake as if it’s an emergency, as if sleeping this long has become a dangerous thing. My heart beats faster, there is a buzzing in my brain and together, they are as panic on sneakers. Only now my brain …

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Love In A Photograph – Nine

Love In A Photograph – Grace Ochigbo NINE                  The siren rent the still evening air like the knife of a butcher. It’s a violence to the calm that was the usual atmosphere of the FCT. The medics were already out there waiting as the vehicle sped into the gate of …

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Love In A Photograph – Eight

Love In A Photograph – Grace Ochigbo EIGHT                    No amount of expensive equipment can make up for the lack of plot. Or, is it the story line? So many things are not adding up. The movie started like a snail and almost ending like a sick dog. …

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Love In A Photograph – Six

Love In A Photograph – Grace Ochigbo Six                 The strange man withdrew a bit to see Linus’ face. A pair of tears raced down his cheeks. Salty tears were drifting into his mouth. The man pulled away gently from the hug and in half a …

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