Isiuwa liked Frieda’s uncle’s family, his wife was very
reserved and their three kids whose ages ranged from three to seven were quite
the playful sort. Frieda’s parents weren’t part of the trip so instead, Freida’s
father drove them all in a minivan to the place where they had to enter the
boat, at Walter Carrington. Isiuwa was so thrilled at the thought of her
journey, she was so happy to be away and alone for the first time in her life.
How she wished life was this way? She had thought to herself. By the time they
had all boarded one of the speed boats, Isiuwa quickly ran to sit below in the cabin because
she was scared to stay out at the top, Isiuwa’s uncle’s wife and her children
joined her, while Frieda stayed at the top with her uncle. The boat hadn’t started
when Frieda entered the cabin to meet her.
The cabin is for babies!” Frieda urged.
especially infront of her Uncle’s wife who was also inside the cabin.
your aunt is here. Show some respect.” Isiuwa cautioned.
that your boring churchy house all through the weekend?” Frieda reminded her.
to join me?”
Isiuwa the evil eye. Turning hastily she made her was up the stairs.
speed the boat made its way through the waters, Frieda and her uncle’s screams
were heard as they made loud noises in excitement.
to face her and said politely.
out with the likes of Frieda.” The woman said.
she had just said to her.
let her continue that…”
and even spoke to her uncle, your husband, about getting me a new phone, which he did…”
girls and lure them with gadgets and gifts…” His wife said in disgust.
the cabin but quickly realized that the boat was moving in top speed so she sat
have a problem with your husband, please confront him and stop carrying false
become like her, but I hope you’ll remember your parents’ upbringing when you
decide to stray.”
trip, along with my children? Because I snooped his phone and realized that he
was taking Frieda and her friend, who happens to be you, to a private beach
resort. I had to create such ruckus and he had no choice but carry us along but I
know that it wouldn’t stop him from sneaking out in the night to have sex with
you know what you are talking about? You are speaking against their father in
engrossed with their video games and iPods.
sensitize my daughters about sex education before they hit their teens…”
everything, how Frieda’s uncle bought her the most expensive items, how he
called her pet names and always hugged her and touched her, and how that morning,
when she had whined about his family following them on the trip, he had consoled
her as he would a girlfriend rather than a niece.
Why do you think he bought the phone for you? Are you his daughter? I think you
should realize that a lot men do not buy things freely without wanting
something in return and that is my husband for you. He expects your gratitude
and he’ll demand for it this weekend.”
have sex yet, not with anybody. I am turning fifteen on Monday…I am still a
virgin…my parents didn’t bring me up that way…” Isiuwa stammered.
to get you out of the mess you’ve dragged yourself into.” Frieda’s aunt said.
that she was sleeping at home.
came and that you have cramps and need to rest…” Frieda’s aunt said.
this holiday for Frieda and I because you are jealous that your husband dots on
his niece?” Isiuwa said.
about lying that your period came and you can join your friend and her uncle as
though nothing happened…”
strong vibes about this thing…I am…” Isiuwa said and suddenly started breathing
her bag and brought out her inhaler and after using it she felt a bit better.
Frieda’s aunt said.