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TWO GRACES – FINALE

TWO GRACES – GRACE OCHIGBO NINETEEN (FINALE)                  Rhoda’s daughter has so many of her traits and none of it was helping at the moment. Not that she’s a bad person or without goodwill, it’s just that the little girl wants so much to be her own person. They were …

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TWO GRACES – EIGHTEEN (pENULTIMATE EPISODE)

TWO GRACES – GRACE OCHIGBO EIGHTEEN (Penultimate episode)              Being the first child and only daughter of an army general comes with a lot of merry sides; one of which was a jolly ride to school in the convoy of military personnel. Over the years, Grace Philips had grown to …

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TWO GRACES – EPISODE 12

TWO GRACES – GRACE OCHIGBO EPISODE TWELVE                 Grace Oladele stepped aside as Alice opened the back door of the car. The latter placed two stainless flasks in there and made sure they were sitting properly before pulling her head out and closing the door. “Make sure you return the …

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TWO GRACES – NINE

TWO GRACES – GRACE OCHIGBO Previous episode, click here http://www.awokoinsight.com/story/two-graces-eight/ NINE               On any other cool evening, Grace Philips would have smiled at the couples filling the sidewalk. She would have seen her future reflected in them, her hand being touched gently by a man who adored her and a …

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TWO GRACES – SIX

TWO GRACES – GRACE OCHIGBOSIX                        Kay’s clinical judgment on her mother’s health further reiterated Grace’s initial suspicions. The older woman had been compliant with her medications, she hadn’t felt dizzy or lightheaded neither had her blood pressure risen any higher than its normal range. In fact, it was lower …

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TWO GRACES – FIVE

TWO GRACES – GRACE OCHIGBO FIVE                        The woman looked up from her cup of coffee. She was on a white flowery nighty and her hair neatly packed in a hair net. Aside the compulsory vertical line that aging was dragging down her smooth face at all cost, she still …

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Noma’s Dream – Final episode

NOMA’S DREAM – GRACE OCHIGBO EPISODE EIGHTEEN “So?” “So…” Noma smiles genuinely from ear-to-ear. “So you would drop by Onitsha before proceeding to Ofabo, my girl?” “What?” she exclaims before she could hold herself. “Who is your ‘girl’? Wha… how… how am I…” She stammers and Akoji’s continuous loud giggles …

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NOMA’S DREAM – 17

NOMA’S DREAM – GRACE OCHIGBO EPISODE SEVENTEEN              Mr. P. walks through the door into the VIP section of his well-equipped gym. He notices the wall socket isn’t switched off and he bends over to press it when his eyes meet something on the floor. It’s a beaded bangle and …

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Noma’s Dream – 16

NOMA’S DREAM – GRACE OCHIGBO EPISODE SIXTEEN The house looks completely deserted and even though everything is still in its usual position; the size of the rooms and appliances are not altered at all. However, there’s a difference in the atmosphere, a difference in the air filling the house. There’s …

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Noma’s Dream – Episode 15

NOMA’S DREAM – GRACE OCHIGBO EPISODE FIFTEEN “It’s not what you think, Honey.” Prof Akpa finally finds his voice. He thinks about love and consequences for a minute before moving slowly towards the door where his wife is standing, frozen. Her eyes dead with fear and he knows better than …

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