He could not believe it, all he could do was to
stare at the d letter nd the money in his
hand.he was so engrossed wit d content of d
parcel dat he did not notice wen Baba crept in.
Baba:Oludumare!! he screamed nd whistled in
amazement d moment he saw d money in
frank tried to hide it but ended up spilling d
whole tin on d floor.Baba laughed wildly.
Baba:I don see am;no need to hide anything”
he said as he stretched out his hand nd told
frank to shake him…
Frank:wots dat for? he asked.
Baba:Igbo boy, I don dey fear u.i no know say U
dey do juju, so ur juju don catch Otunba pickin
soteeh she come dey dash u money? he said nd
Frank:She didn’t give me any money”,it’s my
money.he replied nd baba laughed again.
Baba:Igbo boy, I no be small pickin.i see wen
she give u the money, so make u no lie again.
I don work for Otunba reach ten years bt dat girl
never dash me money.
Baba:U wey jst come last year don begin get
money frm her.wetin dat one be, no be juju?
Igbo boy! Igbo boy! hmmm!!
Frank:jst forget it, wot u saw is nothing ok.
Baba:hmm..i hear,ok we shall see.he said nd
laughed as he walked away.
. Frank looked at his face nd realized that he
had made a great mistake by allowing him to
see d money.
. After a week, his fears were confirmed wen
Baba came to him nd handed him a letter.
Frank:wots this for, he asked as he collected it
with a shaking hands.
Baba:Na from Otunba.he say make I give u.”he
frank’s heart flew into his mouth d moment
Otunba was mention cos wen ever his name
was mentioned, it’s either something is wrong or
wahala.He took d letter nd tucked it in his
Baba:U no go read am? He asked wit an evil
Frank:I will read it later, “frank replied coldly.
Baba waited thinking he would read d letter in
his presence, but frank did not so he left,
meanwhile, frank had already prepared his
mind for d worst so he was not shocked wen he
read d letter nd discovered that he had been
sacked for misconduct.He did not cry.he
swallowed d disappointment nd accept it as his