Glimmer Part 16
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be returning, by default she had expected a scruffy timid looking girl. This one looked like her sophisticated younger sister.
he owed her no explanation.
game with this girl. What he didn’t know was that the difference between her and the other girl was life and the lessons one learnt from it. The other girl lacked the determination to succeed at all costs; it was a game of the survival of the fittest or in this case the smartest.
asked him for some money for her grandmother because Cynthia his ex had called him to say her father was involved in a serious accident. He had been with her for three days and then brought her back (with his brother’s permission) upon her mother’s advice because she was extremely close to her father and a change of
environment would keep her from being depressed. The time away with Cynthia had helped him assess the situation between him and Blessing. She was a teenager and he had no business trying to start something with someone who had no idea where her life was headed, who was little more than a child. Besides she had been through a lot and she needed to refocus on building her life and he didn’t want to complicate that. Lastly, she was the maid. So, he decided on rebuilding his own relationship with Cynthia whom he hadn’t treated very well the last
time. He didn’t owe Blessing anything, after all he hadn’t even asked her out or slept with her. He would be Blessing’s friend, her older brother. In fact, he had planned on encouraging her to further her studies. He could tell that she felt betrayed but he thought she’d get over him and probably thank him for doing the mature thing later. He kissed Cynthia on the forehead and fell asleep.
covers. Deji came into the kitchen and put a cup in the sink.
broke a plate in the process.