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Topic: Up and Down (04/02/09)
By Bukola Jimoh
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TEMPORARILY OUT OF SERVICE
She hissed in disgust and went for another one.
YOUR FINANCIAL INSTITUTION IS CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE
She thought of the stress of staying on the bank queue, but she had no choice. “Taxi!” She flagged down a cab. She jumped into the taxi and her watch beeped. 4 O’clock. “Goodness! The banks have closed.” The car radio was on and tuned to Wind FM. It was time for news.
…there is a sudden crisis in town. The police are yet to find the root cause of it but so far it is a tribal riot. The government has therefore declared a curfew effective tomorrow, which it says might extend if no calm…
Kemi sank into the seat. She had intended to shop for food stuff. She was dismayed. She just has junk food in the refrigerator. What am I going to do? She directed the driver to her house.
“We have arrived”, announced the driver as he pulled over. Paying him, Kemi alighted and slouched to her door angry at all she had bought, angry at herself, angry at the traders, angry at everything, everybody. She turned the lock, opened the door and slammed it behind her to shut the world out.
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