Chioma and Her Ugly StepMother (Chapter 3)

Chioma and Her Ugly StepMother

Chapter 3 By: Ben Akponine – Samuel Chioma got to the city late at night. She knew she was running to a life of uncertainty and totally of the unknown. She had nothing on her, no bag. All she had was the few clothes she wore and little change that was left from the money Ngozi had given her to buy foodstuffs. She hoped she would never be found. That night, she slept in a church that was holding a vigil. She had stumbled on the church as she wandered…

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Chioma and Her Ugly StepMother (Chapter 2)

Chioma and Her Ugly StepMother

By: Ben Akponine – Samuel Chapter 2 The following day, in the kitchen, Ngozi had thrown out a dirty slap across Chioma’s face for carelessly sprinkling water on the floor while she was doing the dishes. “How many times do I have to tell u not to let water drop on the tiles. Do you want to cause problem? Don’t you know somebody can sleep and fall dangerously? Why are so deliberately wicked?” Ngozi raved. Chioma was stunned as she nursed her face that had quickly welted. Her father came…

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