Tue. Feb 13th, 2024

Still on high speed, they ran into the hands of police

mens

who wave at them to stop. one of the police men went

to them.

“Good day sirs”

“Good day. so can I see your booth”

“Nothing

is inside the booth. Me and my friends, we’re just taking

a

ride round the area” replied one of them.

“I said

can I see your booth?” the officer requested again. one

of

them brought out some money stretching it to the officer.

“Please have this” He stretched it and the officer became

annoyed.

“I said can I see your booth. all of you come down” He

commanded.

they whispered to each other.

“Ok sir, no problem” They came out and pretended as

if

they want to open the booth and ran into the bush

ignoring

the weeds that was slashing on them. The police mens

ran

after them but, luckily for them. They managed to

escape.

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Standing before Mr. Richard was the guns men who

he

gave the assignment. He was shouting at them disappointedly jumping up and

down in his veranda.

“Idiots. Simple assignment you cannot execute, and

you

called yourself professionals” Mr. Richard shouted at

them.

“We’re sorry chief” One of them apologized.

“You’re sorry.

you’re sorry! do you know that the police are holding

one

of my cars. what if they start investigations. I’m in for

trouble right?” mr. Richard shouted.

“I will advice you to call the police and tell them that your

car

was stolen. that some group of boys stole your car.?” one

of them

said and Mr. Richard brought out his phone to call the

police.

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“Are you that callous that somebody like me mean

nothing

to you? I’m ashamed to call you father” Shantel shouted

at her father.

“Shut up. Show some respect” Mr. Richard shouted back

at her.

“I will go to the police right now, I will tell them that, that

car

I used it this afternoon. I will tell them that I brought it

to

your office on your request and tell them that it was

never Stolen” shantel said.

“Shantel, I swear if you try that. you will be dead by

sunset.

Now get out” Mr. Richard shouted at her.

“You’re

so wicked. How I wish I could say I hate you”

“shantel

get out” Mr. Richard shouted. shantel opened the door

and left.

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At Mr. Williams house.

Austin walked into the sitting room followed by shantel.

He

went and sat down on a cushion likewise shantel

as

one could see bruises all over Austin’s face.

“What

did he say when you said that to him?” Austin asked

faintly.

“He threatened to kill me” Shantel replied.

“This is serious. what if we go to the police and look

for

a diplomatic ways to make him approve us to marry.

what

do you think?” Austin asked.

“You don’t know who my father is. Is only by force

he

will allow us to Marry” Shantel replied.

“I hope there’s

a way. If he is a good Christian. what if we should go

and meet

his pastor to talk to him. I believe he will listen to his

pastor” Austin said.

“I pray so too” shantel replied.

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AT REV. PASTOR LUCK OFFICE.

Mr and Mrs. Richard were seen seating opposite him

as

they waited anxiously to hear why they were summoned.

“After

listening to the both of them. I promised to invite you,

so

that I can hear your own part of the story too. My chief,

why

are you against the already planned wedding?” pastor

luck asked.

“Pastor, that boy will never marry my daughter” Mr. Richard replied.

“Ah ah! but why?” Asked pastor luck.

“Because I don’t want him to marry my daughter, and,

as

long as I live. He will never marry my daughter” Mr. Richard replied.

“You are not sounding like a man I always known you

to be.

a good Christian and also, a good member of this church.

you’re also

kind my chief. what’s happening?” pastor luck asked

surprisely.

“Pastor, that boy brought out the worst in me that I

don’t

know that I have. He dares me, he dares me. I want you

to

also talk to them. Both of them, use the bible and let them

know

that what they are planning is absolutely impossible” Mr. Richard shouted and left with

his wife.

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TBC

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