Category: An Emotional Affair

An Emotional Affair – Part Twenty-Three

Danny left the Church building still reeling from Bolu’s hug.  He could still feel his big strong arms around him, squeezing him.  Danny hadn’t been hugged like that before.  It was…comforting.  Strangely so.  And what Bolu had said about God loving him was just…too much.  He couldn’t take […]

An Emotional Affair – Part Twenty-Two

Bolu was in his office, thinking about Ifeoma, his Secretary.  Something was the matter with her.  She had been behaving very oddly since they resumed work this week.  She was not her usual professional and efficient self. She had somehow disorganised his filing cabinet, in the name of […]

An Emotional Affair – Part Twenty-One

Danny laid in bed on Tuesday evening, thinking of Lily.  He recalled their last encounter at Oyinda’s house over the weekend, and remembered how she had looked beautiful in her black pencil skirt and pink lace blouse.  Seeing her again had made him realise that he’d really fallen […]

An Emotional Affair – Part Twenty

Lola and Bolu attended the twin’s first birthday party at Temi Ayeni’s home on Saturday.  Temi had married well, and lived in a big house in Ikoyi with her husband, Oyindamola Ayeni.  Mr Ayeni was the CEO of a shipping company.  Their glamorous wedding had made the front […]

An Emotional Affair – Part Seventeen

Lola’s instinct was to scream “Yes! Yes! Oh, yes… I’d rather be married to you any day…”  Having spent long enough discontented in marriage, and knowing all the things Danny could offer her that Bolu couldn’t and wouldn’t for a while to come (if ever), the idea of […]

An Emotional Affair – Part Sixteen

Bimbo Adetayo returned from her visit in the evening.  She sensed the tension in the apartment the moment she returned.  She asked Lola how her trip was.  Lola said it was fine, but her eyes told a different story.  She asked Bolu if everything was ok, and his response […]