Read Story: SEASON 1 EPISODE 65
I’m a slow walker, but I never walk back.
By : Abraham Lincoln
Not too long they both entered a bending, before coming to an area surrounded with zincs for fence, it wasn’t that big though but it was OK.
They entered the compound only one big block building could be seen, with a shade extending from it. All over the compound was filled with people sitting on chairs, stools, blocks and some on the ground, some were in groups discussing,while others were just on their own.
One thing was common with all the people gathered; they were all smoking. Mama c led Joy to where the building was, under the shed in front of the house a lady of about 30 years was I’m charge selling different weeds to those who needs it .
The lady’s name was Gift, employed by Mama c to assist her in selling weeds, mostly when she wasn’t around.
Gift : Ah, mama c you don come back, welcome o.
Mama c : Better pikin thank you o.
Gift : Hope everywhere smooth?
Mama c : Yes o, so how market dey go.
Gift : e dey goes well like jolllof rice.
Mama c : Good, Joy come inside with me.
Joy followed Mama joy inside, where she took an apron and nose mask to wear, she also gave joy a set to wear too.
That was how joy spent her days going to mama c shop to learn and help sell weeds and drinks, while in the night she and mama c goes back to her house.
In all those days, the customers always tried woo or take advantage of Joy, but mama c always shielded her by claiming she was her daughter and with that they backed off.
All this while too joy never set her eyes on prince c, except for the one time he came back home in the middle of the night and also left in the early hours of day.
On the sixth day when Joy and Mama c came back home.
Joy : Mama Abeg we get talk later.
Mama c : Ehh, no problem go kitchen cook first make we chop then we go talk.
Joy : OK.