A SMALL WORLD – SEASON ONE
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DISCLAIMER: Please note that this series contains some sexually explicit content, violence and offensive language. It is not appropriate for children nor an immature and sensitive audience.
It had been a long, lonely day for Amaka. Her flatmate, Zainab, had returned from her shift just before the dawn, and was catching up on sleep, when Amaka was rising from bed. That was how it was a lot of the time.
Amaka had become good about making enough and keeping food to share with Zainab, which Zainab appreciated. On the few occasions that they were awake and at home at the same time, they enjoyed eating and talking together about many things. Amaka looked forward to those times and Saturdays, when Zainab was usually off.
However, this Saturday, Zainab was called in to cover someone else’s slot, so, she’d had to dash off moments after waking up. Amaka couldn’t help expressing her disappointment. Zainab had smiled and winked at her, and promised that she’d be back early so they could hang out tonight.
Amaka felt weird about their exchange this morning. She realised that she’d sounded a bit like a lonely, abandoned wife…