Tonight a page would turn and a new chapter would begin, one that would send you so far into the world.
Pelumi, because of this, you would smile when big daddy settles his heavy body on top of yours.
“Ashawo”….. Your neighbor’s words would float around in your head.
Prostitute. Cheap. The words would make it difficult to breathe, the same way it was difficult to breathe when you wore the tight fitting dress.
You would stare at the huge amount of money he gives you. A pile of fifty thousand naira, something you had never held in your lifetime.