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PLEASE MARRY ME – 18 (FINALE)

PLEASE MARRY ME – GRACE OCHIGBO CHAPTER EIGHTEEN ILEANWA         I don’t know what whoever called said to Ayegba enough to make him smash his expensive phone hard on the floor. Many thanks to nano screen guards, there’s not a single scratch as I pick the device back up. Luke …

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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 – THIRTEEN

PLEASE MARRY ME – GRACE OCHIGBO CHAPTER 13 AYEGBA         My brain is still on static as I ruminate on the most appropriate response to give to Mona’s question but when I notice discomfort filling up his face, I quickly clear my throat. “Dude, love always knows how to find …

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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 – 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 – 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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PLEASE MARRY ME – FOUR

PLEASE MARRY ME – GRACE OCHIGBO CHAPTER 4 ILEANWA         I grew up as everyone’s child so I don’t know how to feel entitled. I lost my both parents in a flood that submerged lives and properties in Ibaji, my hometown, at age two. I still don’t know how …

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PLEASE MARRY ME – THREE

PLEASE MARRY ME – GRACE OCHIGBO CHAPTER 3 AYEGBA      I should not have stormed out of mum’s place this way. The woman is getting older by the day and my unforgiving unrepentant attitude towards her may kill her before her time. I reckon this, only that I don’t know …

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PLEASE MARRY ME – CHAPTER 2

PLEASE MARRY ME – GRACE OCHIGBO CHAPTER 2 ILEANWA         Every single pull on a strand of my hair sends shivers down my spine. The last thing I want to do in my entire life put together is braid my hair with hair extensions. I love combing my long …

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