The Following Day.
Daniel came to Ella’s house again. He knocked on
door and adjusted backward, waiting for her to open the
“Come in” Ella rushed and opened the door hoping
it was her friends that called earlier that they are on their
way to her house.
open it and see Daniel standing outside. She put on
a straight face.
“You again? what do you want this time?” Ella asked
a frown Face wondering why he came again.
Happy birthday” Daniel said stretching a bag filled
gifts to Ella with a smile. Ella was shocked when she
that from Daniel. Yes, it was her birthday but she never
anyone except her friends. Then, how come Daniel
know today is her birthday” she kept asking herself
and over again without any reasonable answer.
please do accept it. Ella it’s from my heart. it’s very
but I beg you, please accept it please. Please don’t
it down” Daniel said when Ella couldn’t say anything.
took the gift forcefully from Daniel’s hand.
But by the way, who told you that today is my birthday?” Ella asked.
hmm. I bumped into your friend Jennifer in the supper
and she told me” Daniel responded.
“Jennifer?” Ella asked
“Yes. We got talking and she told me that today is
birthday. that’s how I got to know about it. I’m very
if I shouldn’t” Daniel replied.
it’s not your fault. Let me just get my hands on that
“Oh no no no. Take it easy on her. It’s not her fault. I
just thinking that” Daniel got interrupted by Ella.
of information. Please I do not appreciate every
in the school coming to my house and knowing
about me” Ella said and Daniel nodded his head.
I realize that too. But, part of information. I’m not a
I graduated from that school 4years ago and I did
masters three years back. When you saw me in school,
came to retrieve my timescript. That’s why I’m” Daniel
when he heard some sounds. He looked backward to
a taxi riding into the compound with Ella’s friends
as the only passengers.
“Awww. I can see that you and your friends are ready
to party” Daniel said.
“Yes” Ella responded with a smile.
“Okay. that’s good.
like I said before, I’m sorry to intrude. I will be on my way.
more, Happy birthday” Daniel said and left with his
the three friends of Ella came down from the taxi and
the taxi man off. They hurried to meet Ella except
who was reluctant to do So.
“This your guy is rich oh” Dave said with a smile.
not what you think joor” Ella responded with a frown.
equally handsome. I wish I’m the one his dating” Queen
“You can go and have him if you want” Ella said and
laughed. Queen and Dave went into the house. Jennifer
walk to Ella giving her a little distance.
my hands descend on you” Ella said walking inside.
Jennifer followed behind.
Two Months Later.
Daniel can’t imagine that he’s now the one spending
with Ella. it’s been two months already and Ella has
to be his girlfriend. Daniel can’t help but to smile each
he stare at her beautiful face. He dreamt of making
his better half and it’s now coming to reality. Ever since
met Ella, he couldn’t help but to fall for her over and
Daniel and Ella bought ice-creams and returned back
to his car.
INSIDE THE CAR
Daniel took some ice-creams in the spoon stretching
to Ella. immediately she opened her mouth to take
Daniel withdraw his hands. Ella smiled staring away.
stretched it again to Ella. She smiled staring at Daniel
she opened her mouth pushing forward for it. Daniel
his hand again. Ella rushed and fell on top of him.
forcefully took the ice-cream and put inside her mouth.
couldn’t help but to laugh. Ella smiled.
Darkness has already set in. The night air was chill and awesome
one could see the streets lights displaying it’s magnificent
making the area look more beautiful and attractive.
and Ella was seen sitting opposite each other in the field as they
staring into each other’s eyes, lovely.
“Beautiful moon light”
“Handsome moon light” Ella responded and Daniel smiled.
“You look very beautiful” Daniel said.
and you too. You look very handsome too”Ella replied with a smile.
as my heir grow beyond it’s height?” Daniel asked.
I park it backward for you?” Ella teased and they laughed.
“Do me a Favour”
“Could you close your eyes”
“Why?” Ella asked giving him a shy look and Daniel smiled.
just close your eyes for me pleassssssse” Daniel pleaded with a
“Okay” Ella responded with a smile and closed her eyes.
they closed?” Daniel asked.
“No cheating you know”
“Yeah” Daniel waved his hand at her face laughing. Ella couldn’t
but also laugh as well.
“Okay” Daniel deep his hand inside his pocket and brought out a
box. He opened it displaying a ring. He took it and fixed it on Ella’s
“Now, you may open” Daniel said. Ella opened her eyes and
shocked to see a ring on her finger.
“Wow” she exclaimed.
“Do you like it?” Daniel asked.
“Yeah” she responded staring at the ring.
“I mean NO. I can’t” Ella was trying to say something but Daniel
“Listen dear. You brought sunshine to my life. Now I want to thank
this is a question and the question is, will you marry me?” Daniel
Ella didn’t know what to respond.
“I don’t think I can” Ella tried to say something again but Daniel
“Never mind ok. as soon as my mother returns from her vacation
London. we will get married ok” Daniel said and Ella smiled.
what make you think I want to marry you Mr. Daniel” Ella asked with
“I don’t think. I see it in your eyes” Daniel replied with a smile and
“really? ok. I will shut them” Ella replied with a smile.
“No, don’t try It oh” Daniel
said and they laughed.
“I love you” Daniel said.
“I love you too. thank you” Ella responded.
thank me. it’s not a gift. it’s a bond.” Daniel said. Ella laughed
laid down on the field. she was so happy staring at the ring. she
wait to be call Daniel’s wife….she smiled.