Fri. Feb 9th, 2024

Alex POV

Just then an idea struck me.

‘Where are you going?’ My aunt asked.

‘To get answers,’ I replied.

I hope I will get the answers I need.

‘From where?’

‘Don’t worry aunt, I will be back,’

‘Take care,’ I heard her shouting but right now I have one mission, to get answers.

I got into home and the house is open. I went to my room and what I saw shocked me.

‘Karen,’ I called angrily as she jacked from the bed.

‘Am not Karen,’ she answered back.

‘What do you take me for, huh? A fool?,’ I asked in anger.

I dragged her by the hair and pushed her to the wall. I don’t hit ladies but she crossed the line.

‘Leave me alone, you are hurting me,’ she yelled.

‘Hurt, am hurting you, right? Hurt yet Cindy is in hospital fighting for her life,’ I yelled at her.

‘What happened to her?’ She said faking tears.

I couldn’t hold it anymore as I landed a slap on her. I could see shock in her eyes.

‘How did you fool me?’

I waiting for her answer but just stared at me so I slapped her again which led her to fall on the ground. I wanted to hit her again when my phone rang.

‘She is awake,’ aunt said over the phone.

I felt some hope rising in me. I kicked her before leaving. I wonder why people can be so wicked.

Karen’s POV

‘You will pay for this Cindy,’ I yelled at the empty room.

Because of her, he hit me. I took my phone only to realise it broke when I threw it away.

I took the small phone I always walk with and called mum.

‘He hit me mum,’ I said in tears immediately she picked as I rubbed my cheeks.


‘He found out,’

‘Hope you didn’t tell him the truth?’

‘I didn’t,’

‘Good, I will find what to do, for now am busy. He will come begging you,’ she said and it made me smile.

‘Okay,’ I said and hanged up.

I looked at myself in the mirror and I looked horrible

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