Saturday, December 29, 2012

Chapter Ten

The whole office was buzzing with excitement about the TRANSCEND awards. Sophie printed every online article where either her name or Living Lagos was mentioned. She cut out more of the same from newspapers and magazines and pinned them on the notice board.

Ada tried to join in the excitement, but it was hard. She hadn’t heard from or seen Eddie since the night outside her apartment, she wanted to call and apologize, she had thought and thought about everything that happened and the more she thought about it, the more convinced she was that she had been wrong.


She missed him too, that was the hardest thing, how much she missed him. Many times, she almost dialed his number, in her mind she made up excuses to call him, but pride always stopped her. What would she say to him, after everything she had already said? Sophie advised her to call him. “Contrary to popular opinion guys have feelings too” She told Ada. “You hurt his feelings, you should call him.” .... Read More

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18 comments:

  1. Awwwwwww... This her father is ANNOYING! I can understand and identify with Ada's pain and anger.

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  2. Somi I love you for posting this so quickly. Thanks for making my friday night :) ok I am going to read now will be back with my comment

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  3. He is ANNOYING, and he makes Ada's feelings about people with money a little more understandable... The good thing is Eddie gets it now.

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  4. I've read the story three times over now. Now I know where all that anger towards rich people is coming from. Let's hope whoever Eddie was hugging was errrm one of his sisters . Lool. Beautiful. We should expect chapter 11 in two days eh? *Winks*

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    1. Ahan... Lemme still try to enjoy my Mumsie's pampering na.... and help her cook for new year...lol.

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  5. Lol.Enjoy yourself. :-) Don't mind me

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  6. Omg Somi u posted so soon. Yaay!
    About Chief Arinze, no comment *angry face*

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  7. Aiit enjoy momc food o but make it snappy though enjoyed this piece thks

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  9. Ok Somi, I volunteer myself to come and cook all the new year food and join ur mumsie to pamper you. All I ask is for you to just keep writing and finish the story and start the third book :) greedy me :)

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  10. You can check tomorrow.... All I can do at home is write sha... No work, no school, no Lagos wahala. Its cool. This is what my life would be like if I were a professional writer. :)

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  11. In a little while you will see. You are really talented.

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  12. Somi, thAnks for informing me! Couldn't wait for the journey so I greedily eat it up! Some ones got to put dat Chief in his position! Maybe during introduction or wedding? Just hoping! More pls and really nice

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  13. Somi, thAnks for informing me! Couldn't wait for the journey so I greedily eat it up! Some ones got to put dat Chief in his position! Maybe during introduction or wedding? Just hoping! More pls and really nice

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  14. Happy New year Somi. May this be a blessed and fulfilling year for u all round. May your heart's desires be met and may your dreams come true. God bless.

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