“Once heard a story that each of us comes into this life as a pristine, pure, flawless diamond. And, through the trials of growing up and the course of life’s pains, our innate brilliance becomes hidden by a load of rubbish.
“She did not usually say so much at one time. She spoke the way a bird eats, in small amounts.”
“He spoke English with an Igbo accent so strong it decorated even the shortest words with an extra vowels.”
“Has a nut come loose in your head, gbo? You are not going anywhere.”