continue frm last episode.
Oyin:Does it mean you’d remain a gate man?
she asked nd he shook his head.
Frank:I’m jst here to raise some money dat
would enable me to go back to school nd
complete my studies.”
Tears began to form in her eyes, she did not
want to reveal her emotional side to him;
Oyin:can we be friends? she asked.
Frank:sure we can.he smiled as he couldn’t
understand d kind of feeling he got for her at
Oyin:ok.she said nd simply walk away without
saying another word.
Two days later, she came to the gate nd gave
him a sealed parcel. frank was surprised wether
to collect it or not.
Oyin:common take it, its jst a little gift frm me.
Frank:wots this for? he asked as she smiled
Oyin:U will know wot it is wen u open it, but
don’t do it now, pls.she said as she looked
around to know if someone was watching.
. While she was discussing with him, the old
gardener, whom everybody called ‘Baba’walked
Oyin greeted him nd left immediately. the old
man trailed her wit his eyes until she vanished
into d house then he turned to frank.
Baba:wetin u dey do with Otunba douglas
pickin? he demanded eyeing him suspiciously.
Baba:Abi u no know say u nd am no dey d same
level? u be poor Imo boy.she be big man
pickin.if Otunba see u nd am dey tak, he fit say
u dey chase im pickin nd dat one go be real
wahala for u.he stopped.
Frank told him dia was nothing going on btw
Baba:then Y she give u envelope? I see wen she
give u d tin.he eyed him.
Frank denied receiving anything frm her.
shrugged nd walked away mutterin to himself.
frank made sure Baba was not hiding close by
before opening d parcel. carefully tucked inside
a folded letter was ten thousand naria.
mouth dropped wide open.he read silently d
later written in neat nd lovely writing. as d letter
this is my little way of supporting ur dream of
returning to school.pls don’t reject it.