Wed. Feb 14th, 2024

Mrs. Emily was just coming out from her bedroom


she heard the house telephone ringing. she quickly

pick it up.

“Yes, hello. what? when? is he alright? oh my God

really? I’m coming there right now. Yes I will be there.


I’m coming” She dropped the call breathing heavily.




At John’s Hospital.

Mrs. Emily was seen sitting beside Daniel who was


lying on the hospital bed unconsciously, as she kept


doctor mike examine her son.

“Doctor. Please tell me the truth, How serious is my


will he survive?” Mrs. Emily asked.


will survive alright. There wasn’t much physical


done to his body. I’m sure when he regains consciousness, he will be

alright” Doctor mike said.

“And when will that be?” Mrs. Emily asked.


I can not tell you. Your son- from what we gathered,


luckier than the other victims” doctor mike told her.


victims?” Mrs. Emily asked.

“Yes” Doctor mike answered.

“What other victims?” Mrs. Emily asked.


son and two ladies were in the car when the incident

occurred” doctor

mike confirmed to her.

“Two ladies?” Mrs. Emily asked surprisedly.


One of them died instantly. The other one has a hip


I just hope, she will use her legs again” Doctor mike


Mrs. Emily thought for a while.


they been identified?” Mrs. Emily asked.


the one that survive was conscious. She was the


that identify your son” Doctor mike answered. Mrs. Emily

stood up angrily.

“Doctor. I want you to arrange for my son to be move


from this hospital immediately” Mrs. Emily said.


mike glance at Daniel again.

“That won’t be much a problem. I will just have a


with the medical director. I’m just a surgery consultant” Doctor

mike replied.

“Very good” Mrs. Emily replied walking to the door.

“Madam” Doctor

mike called making her to stop and stare backward.


about the other lady?” doctor mike asked harmlessly.


Emily gave him a deadly and scaring look.


does that concerns me?” Mrs. Emily shouted angrily


doctor mike and stun out. It came as a surprise to doctor


He Was just dumbstruck, staring at the exit door.


Ella was lying on her hospital bed, crying and whispering


pains. Her legs was badly Injured as one could see


all over her body with a swollen face. Mrs. Emily open


door to Ella’s ward and walked in with a straight look.

“Good day

ma. How’s Daniel? is he alright?” Ella asked sorrowfully.


Emily gave her an annoying look without a speech.

while adjusting closer to her.

“Please talk to me. is he alright?” Ella asked again.


what I have gathered. You should think much of yourself


leave my son alone. The doctor tell me, you will not be


to walk again” Mrs. Emily broke the news to Ella.

“No oo oh ” Ella broke in uncontrollable tears.

“Yes” Mrs. Emily replied.

“It’s a lie. I will walk again” Ella replied, giving herself


confidence even when all hope was gone.


won’t my dear. Just imagine, not being able to walk


for the rest of your life” Mrs. Emily exercise further.


cried and suddenly stopped.

“I will walk again” she responded. Mrs. Emily stare at


angrily. She pressed and dragged her broken leg


Ella to shout and wallow in pains.


have considered you. I can still help you and take


to the best hospital in this world and to the best doctors.


the comfort that you need, I will provide. Just leave


son alone. you hear me? don’t play dumbs with me.


can’t walk again.You’re disabled” Mrs. Emily make

mockery of her.

“I am not disable” Ella shouted back.

“You’re disable” Mrs. Emily answered with a straight


“Why are you doing this to me? why?” Ella asked.


want you to leave my son alone” Mrs. Emily responded

landing her a hot slap.

“You. Leave me alone. Go” Ella held her cheek and broke

in tears.

“Agree to my tones and your life will change. come on

foolish girl” Mrs. Emily shouted at Ella.

“Leave me alone”

“You will only end up destroying yourself” She attempt


strangle her to death.

“Doctor. Doctor, doctor” Ella started shouting at the


of her voice. Mrs. Emily heard some footsteps approaching

and she escaped.






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