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Appreciate Love #GuestPost #OzugoOpenJournal


*Tick tock tick tock*

Screaming at the top of his voice he dashes off  slamming the door against her face
Weeping profusely she holds her nighties to wipe her tears
With heavy heart and untainted soul she crawled to the kitchen to perform "mandatory rites"

Coercive voices ride speedily into the compound to  call this trembling knees
Shaking body peeping through the blinds looking to God for a fair day

Aggressive feet hopping into the house screaming "where is that stupid woman?"

As she rushes to embrace snubbing body

OH what a world "please... save me,God" she whispers

He settles down to take a bite of sweat and love, the day's work.  He opens the plate and right on cue, he empties its  on content her now frail body

"What is this?" He screams, "I want my yam fried and not boiled get that into your thick skull!"

Walking on the stairs crying she slips down, stairs, she trips down, laying in the pool of her own blood, on the gro…