The Wizard of Iyanfoworogi….Part 2

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Wale watch in amusement at the consternation on his friends’ faces when he mentioned they need to see the Wizard of Iyanfoworogi. He was almost doubling up in laughter if not for the fact the discussion was serious and important. Nonetheless, he permitted a wide grin to spread across his face.

What do you mean? Asked Uche..Did you do money rituals asked Jide. They were in absolute disbelief about what their friend just told them. Both would have stood up to call the discussion over if not for the look in Wale’s face that told them he wasn’t kidding and that it was not what they were thinking.

So they asked him to explain himself by what he meant.

“I had the same reaction when he told me.. In fact i got up angrily and was about to storm out when he said to me, “If you were not up to this, why have you been calling me for two weeks?” I sat down, taken aback, then recalled the statement he made about been poor because you are POOR.” “Something is not right here”, I told myself, something is amiss that i need to find. So i sat down, apologized to him over my reaction and asked him to explain to me and tell me what i need to do.

He smiled a toothy smile and told me the story of the Wizard of Iyanfoworogi.

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Age of Innocence

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I had no business been there, but went all the same. I had no reason to defy the warning signals, but i did all the same. Now its pain, with the innocence gone and the reality staring me in the face. I wish i knew what it was like without actually having to experience it, wish i knew, the travails and the anguish, the joys and the laughter, but alas, knew in such a callous way. I was told what will happen, i was informed of the pros and cons, but i wanted to see it first hand and alas! Here i am… How i would have loved to have done more! To be well prepared if i had known, to put in my best to achieve more, but alas… Continue reading