Girl of my dream
Godwin:: adeblow, I hear say your rival dey go parade this night, how far about your plans?
me:: I know. let get going do that everything will b perfect.. (we both left for lekan’s house)
Lekan:: guys, how una take know say the guy nor go dey today?
me:: if you need like seriously, you will even put ur life on the line to get it, so leave matter for who get am. so how far she don show?
Lekan:: No, she go soon come, but na heavy duty you dey put urself so.
me:: *hissed* so guys, if she show now, how I go take approach her?
**both of them started laughing at me**
Lekan:: just tell her how you feel about her, believe me, such girls are ready to follow **Godwin interlude**
Godwin:: here she comes.. guy no fall your hand o, comport your self. adeblow, good luck.
I walk towards direction feeling like % guys you know that kind of mood na, for the first time%
back to the story
me:: hi mhiz Tolani
Tola:: **looking around to be sure if she’s the one am deferring to** me?
me:: *looking around too* as you can see, its only me and you here, so the answer to that is yeah.
Tola:: how do you know my name?
me:: oh..! that’s not the issue here. you see I wonder if you will borrow me five minutes..
Tola:: (smiling now) so Mr Wonderer, what is it that you want from me?
**her question trow me off balance, how am I going to start this now? I don enter am today**
me:: ehmm…… my mummy told me that a girl wiil come to me. I always dey pray so that the day will appear sorry will come. I dey see you for my dream too each time I sleep so I prayed that such day should come to pass..
Tola:: ( laughing out loud before I could finish my sentence) back then in secondary school, what is the name of your English teacher?
me:: **watin concern English teacher now** my teacher you said? I don’t have that’s why I want to make you my teacher, my girlfriend and my everything. (now I was shy now maybe I’ve speak out of proportion)
Tola:: your girlfriend?
me:: **nodding my head in affirmation**
Tola:: Mr man, I’m not interested with you proposal.
me:: okay then (turning to leave her)
Tola:: Adeblow she called.
**I was so surprise, I can’t remembered telling her my name, so I turn to her giving her that “what is it”look**
she continue.. are you surprised how I know your name? I’ve been observing you now for the pasted six months. the way you look at me. I have been waiting for your move but you never did. Adeblow, I have loved you from the first day I set my eyes on you, but am just a lady, I can’t confront you. all these will I have been waiting for you but you never shows up. its to late Adeblow..
(now she was about to cry now, now I know was in pain all this while. as the tear was about to drop, I rushed her hug her so tight) o boy, she respond.
we were like that for about five minutes when she separates herself from me)
Tola:: is too late now, I don’t to endanger you life
me:: how? from who? sorry I don’t understand.
Lekan and Godwin barge into my room
me:: guyz, una lack home training, una mama no teach una say una suppose knock another person door b4 una enter?
lekan:: ya father.. after u don use us stand yesterday night finish you come dey vomit rubbish here..
me:: guy, the girl hug me that night o…
Godwin:: na watin no make us no wait again b that na.
me:: guy but problem dey oo
Lekan:: where problem dey come from?
me:: na that my babe o, she explain some kind things for me I come dey fear but I promise her say I go save her..
Godwin:: the girl when you just meet so don turn babe over night.. anyway, watin she talk?
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Tola:: how? from who? what do I mean? which question I go first answer now.. abi you dey fear my explanation?
me:: baby, I have come a long way loving you though I was unable to tell you my feelings, trust me am ready to shear your pain, sorrow & joy with you. just tell me about it.
Tola:: **sigh** its about Kunle my fiancée. the guy that am seeing now, he never want me to go.
me:: Wait, do you love him
Tola:: I never love him
me:: then you like him?
Tola:: hell, no..
me:: am relief now you can proceed
Tola:: yes my lord
me:: we are not in High Court, why yes my lord of a thing?
Tola:: I have never see you talking like this b4. baby am afraid loose you (hugging me again)
** this is problematic, we just met and you’ve love like kilode**
me:: baby, it’s okay,just tell me what the problem is..
Tola:: Kunle happens to be our family friend.. I know not who he was then she my father entrusted me to him b4 he passed out. there is nothing we can do to feed our selves with. One day its just like a dream to me when this evil man assault my kid sister sexually. after everything, my sister pasted out. my mother went and report him to the elders, they all turn deaf ear all bcos this evil man has bribe them all. he brought me to this strange land I know nothing about. he promise to kill me if I try any silly mistake with him. so am looking for the perfect time that I will drain his soul from his body but it seem he is into some Ogboni group, cos I do see him drinking from a skull. when he brought me here *** she stopped and look me in the eyes**
me:: waiting he do you after he bring you come here?