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BLINKERED – EPISODE Thirty

BLINKERED – GRACE OCHIGBO FINAL EPISODE EPISODE THIRTY Jerry held the rose cupped loosely in his hand as he watched the dust motes dance in the silence of the sun beam falling into the empty church through the slightly spaced mosaic above. Dust clamoured on him gently somewhere off on …

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BLINKERED – EPISODE TWENTY Nine

BLINKERED – GRACE OCHIGBO PENULTIMATE EPISODE EPISODE TWENTY-NINE “Jerry!” He turned back after hearing his name coming from a voice he could tell was quite familiar afar, around the parking lot. The surgery performed two days ago on Tonia took quite a number of hours but the most important thing …

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BLINKERED – EPISODE TWENTY Eight

  BLINKERED- GRACE OCHIGBO EPISODE TWENTY EIGHT Mum went to sleep over at home last night. I am quite sure it’s been so lonely for dad without his darling wife all these days. Sometimes like this I feel extremely bad for coming down with painful crisis over and over again …

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BLINKERED – EPISODE TWENTY Seven

BLINKERED – GRACE OCHIGBO EPISODE TWENTY SEVEN Unlike the first time he came in, he looked more elated today, he didn’t look like someone under the influence of alcohol anymore neither did he look like an escape from the psychiatric ward anymore. Dr Wale could see, standing right before him, …

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BLINKERED – EPISODE TWENTY Five

BLINKERED- GRACE OCHIGBO EPISODE TWENTY FIVE Abigail Abuh held Jerry’s hand as they strolled into the empty waiting room of the Nephrology Unit of the Federal Medical Centre, Lokoja. “You know what, Son?” she asked almost like a statement and fell dejectedly into one of the metallic chairs just beside …

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BLINKERED – EPISODE TWENTY-Three

BLINKERED- GRACE OCHIGBO EPISODE TWENTY THREE THE RUMPLED AIR. She was still bringing it to me even when she saw how obvious I couldn’t handle it. “No, Success, you know I can’t do that now!” I murmured tiredly as Success brought my laptop before me again. “What do I now …

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BLINKERED – EPISODE TWENTY TWO

BLINKERED- GRACE OCHIGBO EPISODE TWENTY TWO The breaking of a new dawn “In the soon unfolding year, I decree that light will pop out of darkness for you in Jesus name. Lines are falling for you and yours in pleasant places… A lot of packages… hits you from all corners… …

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BLINKERED – EPISODE TWENTY – ONE

BLINKERED- GRACE OCHIGBO EPISODE TWENTY ONE FLASHBACK; THAT FATEFUL SATURDAY EVENING I don’t know why Tosin looked dazed that much, that long. I couldn’t place it if the exclamation he gave was from the Dr Bukky I just called or it was the vexations from Jerry’s harassment. I didn’t want …

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BLINKERED – EPISODE TWENTY

BLINKERED – GRACE OCHIGBO EPISODE TWENTY AN END IN SIGHT Monday, 19th December “Jerry, I knew this will happen. I just knew this day would come. Even when I sleep, I’ve always seen this day coming. I was only foolishly patient, just foolishly waiting and hoping. Perhaps things will eventually …

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BLINKERED – EPISODE Seventeen

BLINKERED- GRACE OCHIGBO EPISODE SEVENTEEN A CRACK UNDER THE STRAIN The study room in the house is very quiet and sited at the highest corner of the duplex. Professor Arome Abuh practically hides there to read at least three times a week. He may not get to be faithful to …

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