I was sleeping before I felt a tap on my shoulder.
I open my eyes gentle and saw my mom.sitting
on d bed with her wrapper. everywhere was
dark. thank to the crack opening of the window
that make the midnight moon to pierce to the
room. I sat up and wonder wat make her to come to my room by this time of the night. to wake me
up, it her voice that jolt me back from the
Am the First born in our family. The 1st boy in the
family of 5 two boy one girl.
mama: junior junior junior me: mama what did u want by this time it late
mama: uhmmm junior sit up properly I want us to
talk mother to son
me: OK all hear pls be fast you know m going to
work tomorrow. mama: remember you re not a small boy most of
your friend re back to the village for Christmas,
with big cars see your friend Chukwudi he have
already started building his own house. ehn look
at you in the village go and meet him to help you
ehn my son me: mama pls if that what you want to discuss
with me again pls m not ready for that if my time
come god will lead me through.
She stand up and left my room with talking again.