Freida was at the school canteen munching her chicken when
Morenike walked in and sat beside her. Frieda almost rolled her eyes, she
didn’t like Morenike, she was too clumpy and ate too much, plus she loved to
talk about people a lot. Morenike could spend the whole break period gossiping
cheated!” Morenike changed the topic when she found out that Frieda wasn’t
going to give her a piece.
the school demanding an explanation as to why their holy daughter got
suspended.” Frieda said disinterestedly.
and dropped them on the table. Frieda’s eyes widened as she picked one and
that friends are scarce that she’ll put up her tent with a junior student?”
us.” Morenike said.
sucker for the fine things of life! Her parents have never thrown her a party
as a teen before and I’m sure that this is a first for her. Why hasn’t word
spread that her party comes up on Saturday?”
hasn’t been able to tell everyone and share invites as well. Maybe she gave
Sesan to share it for her…”
suspended. They are throwing her a party to reward her for good behaviour, something
she always tells me about. She says that if she’s been good, her parents give
her what she asks for –which should be within their ideals. So, I guess that
her parents have rewarded her for good behaviour with a party and she gave
Sesan the invites to maybe share with his friends at home but she’s not inviting
anyone of us from school.”
the cat out of the bag, dummy!”
she had drawn into her friend circle and said. “I should slap you, you know…Isiuwa’s
suspension of course is the cat in the bag! If we go to Isiuwa’s house for her
party then, it can slip that she’s been suspended and her parents would be mad
don’t we?” Frieda said, smiling slyly.
house. Sesan quickly ran upstairs to Jibo’s house to explain Isiuwa’s
predicament to him.
trying to look stern.
scared of her parents that she can’t tell them the truth.” Sesan defended.
folks. It never pays!”
into my house unannounced, am I clear?”
heartbreaks…because, your crush might actually be crushing on someone else…and
might not be interested in you.” Jibo said.
neighbour’s kids but he felt that their parents didn’t spend enough time with
them. Sesan and Abigail had everything they needed and wanted, they had phones,
gadgets, laptops, tablets and the like and all these were handed to them on a
platter. They were mostly unsupervised while using the internet as he had seen them
on countless occasions at home, surfing the web innocently. In his opinion,
Sesan needed to have a man to man talk with his dad about life and the
challenges of growing up, same with Abigail but their parents seemed to be
obsessed with Abigail’s frequent crisis and their children’s physical needs
more than their psychological needs. He sincerely hoped that when he got
married later in life, he’d be more sensitive to his children’s needs and be
the best father he could be.
he almost stomped his foot in anger. Abigail was already seated before the
computer, surfing the internet.
something to search for!” Sesan shouted.
said that I’m representing the school for an arts festival and he’s given me a
website to check, I need to do this please…” Sesan said almost losing his
because I am going to be here for a while.” Abigail sang out.
strangled you in mommy’s tummy.” Sesan shouted.
and Abigail refuses to leave the computer!”
was going to take a look at it this weekend.” Sesan whined.
room?” The nanny suggested.
of the sitting room.
him.” Abigail said as she typed in the words ‘how to make your crush fall in love with you’ on the google browser.
To be continued tomorrow…