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[story] A cup of passion episode 11





Jake felt jittery as he knocked at the Gigantic

mansion gate.The gateman opened up,inquired

whom he was.He explained to him and he

opened up immediately.He looked around the

compound mouth agaped as he saw fleet of

Vehicles.The compound was a typical rich

home type.He could have fallen down but the

sight of Angela who came outside to meet him

attracted him.She smiled shyly at him making

his head to swell in pride.She looks good to eat

or so,he thought.Without a word,took him

inside and sat him in the visitors living

room.Jake looked around the lavishly furnished

home.He shook his head and soon he saw

Angela coming back with her Dad and Mum.He

instantly stood up and bowed to greet

them.They motioned to him to sit.Angela sat

beside jake and held his arm.

“Mummy..Daddy..This is Jake miles,My

fiancè”She said sweetly.Her mother smiled

happily but her Dad looked stern.He surged

forward.”You impregnated my daughter..Wasn’t

it?”He asked in his deep voice.

Jake trembled and couldn’t speak.”Are you

deaf?!!!”Major Tarsey,Angela’s dad roared.

“Ye.ye..yes sir”He managed to reply.

“So..you think you can have my daughter laid

before marriage…Was that how you were

bloody trained?!!”He shouted.Angela’s mum

touched him lightly”Leave me alone

woman!!”He barked.He faced Jake”Now get

up…”.Jake shook with fear.The Man stood up

and moved closer to him.”Gbosaaaa!!!”He

landed heavy slap on his ears.”Daddy!”Angela

shouted out in anger.Jake scampered off in

pain.Major Tarsey ran towards him but he had

already escaped into safety.He came back then

faced Angela.

“You won’t marry that boy..He is of no

lineage!..And look for a way you’ll remove this

thing”He said.

“No…I won’t Daddy!!”Angela shouted back.It

was the first time she would defiled her

Dad.He looked at her in surprise.

“You’re so heartless…Do you even know what it

takes to love?!…Did you marry my mother in

the proper way!…No…You’re a fiend who

pretends to be a cat!!!”She spatted.Her Dad

rushed at her but was hindered by her

mum.”Noah…You must kill me today..You’re a

retired soldier but still kept on behaving like

one…You’re old and i know the young man you

slapped was only shy of you else he could

have dealt with you mercilessly”Her mum said.

“Well…Over my dead body will you marry that

boy?!!”He roared and stormed off into the


Angela and mum sighed in peace.”Where can

we both see that young man?”Her mum said.

“His home off-campus”Angela replied angrily.

“Take it easy dear…i’m in control…”Her mum

added and patted her back.

“Okay mum..but i’m not aborting the

pregnancy..Have you forgotten the pastor’s

warning? And besides Jake is the first man in

my world..I can’t afford to lose him.”Angela

blurted out.

“It’s fine…You will marry him..just leave the

rest to me”Her mum said.



David landed at the airport.He heaved a sigh of

happiness.He took a taxi and went to his home

at Ajah.He was careful not to draw the

attention of everyone that he was around.On

entering the house,he pressed the voice

message machine to listen to those who had

left him messages.Among them was people

telling him to come home for the convocation

ceremony which is commencing in three days

time.He was going to be a graduate but

already a billionaire.He shrugged his shoulders

as he loosen his suit.He opened his briefcase

and sighed.He had forgotten to drop jemimah’s

passport.He could have at least begged her to

come to Nigeria so he could be accompanied

to the convocation.He picked his phone and

called his friend,Muyiwa.

“Hello..guy”He said.

“Dollars my guy…shey you don enter naija

ni?”Muyiwa asked.

“Yes..How we go do friday?”He asked.

“See David..I’m not going..I’m hearing rumours

about the ĀYE cult swearing to attack we the

Lords of ĀLORA that day”Muyiwa said.

“Then we should inform the members at least

we have 1,000 recruits from the 100 level

students..We’ll use for the war”David said.

“Guy..Are you sure it’s gonna work?…We are

much more than the ĀYE but they are very

deadly,skillful and Stronger.It’s not about the

quantity but the quality”.Muyiwa replied.

“We’ll meet in Abk tommorrow..I dey come

school”David said.

“Ok..my regards to your wife”Muyiwa said.

“No problem”David said and disengaged the


He heaved and looked forward to the

convocation day and hopes he scales

through.He’s leaving Nigeria finally after the

day,he thought.

But is he really gonna make it?…..



To be continued…

Posted by on February 14, 2019.

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