The Woman I Cherish 13

Jewel stared at the piece of paper in his hand with so much anger. He was so certain that the message was from Henry. “Henry you must be a coward for you to confront me this way. so you cannot come to me personally to …

The Woman I Cherish 12

Angel didn’t mention it to anyone that she saw a piece of paper warning her to stay away from God knows who, in her bag. she kept it to herself. she didn’t know who the paper was from and what it was about. She wanted …

The Woman I Cherish 11

Angel and Jewel sat quietly at the faculty garden. They were the only one in the garden. every other students have gone back to their hostel. The garden was very quiet and conducive for reading. They were both holding different materials which they were reading. …

The Woman I Cherish 10

Jewel stood still, staring at the door Henry just walked out from. He couldn’t do or say anything. He knew very well that Henry might have misunderstood what he saw. Angel also stood still without saying a word. she was waiting for Jewel to say …

The Woman I Cherish 9

Jewel entered his room to see Henry lying on his bed. He noticed Henry wasn’t in a good mood. He walked to sit beside him on his bed. “what’s wrong?” Jewel asked. Henry didn’t respond. He only stared blankly into air. “talk to me Henry. …

The Woman I Cherish 8

Henry woke up very early the next day and prepared for lectures. He was smiling all through. He had made a promise that he would tell Angel her he feels about her. Just imagining the fact that Angel will soon become his girlfriend is giving …

The Woman I Cherish 7

Henry sat on his bed, with his book and pen right beside him. He was trying to learn what was thought in class for that day but couldn’t seem to understand it. He had been sitting on his bed for close to two hours trying …

The Woman I Cherish 6

Angel stood like a log of wood, staring at Jewel’s retreating figure. she couldn’t believe what just happened. it was not like she was coming to apologize. she only wanted to tell him that Dr. Femi wants to see him. she stood at the garden …

The Woman I cherish 5

The lecturer walked to the board and wrote ‘first semester test’ on it. He turned to face the class. “I said you should space yourself” he barked. “please sir” the class chorused. “will you shut up. do you think I came here to joke” the …