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Toke Makinwa says she contemplated suicide

25 November 2016, 13:03

Lagos - Media personality, Toke Makinwa, in her new book 'On Becoming' reveals she tried committing suicide after her marriage hit the rocks, reports Pulse.ng

According to her, "I was sitting in the bedroom one day. There was a bottle of Dettol in the bathroom and a thought came, very strong, “Just drink it and die. What’s the point? The whole world is laughing at you right now. Just end it."

Talking about her wedding, "Finally, I thought. He chose me! He has stepped up and he’s finally ready to make us a priority.

It was my wedding day.

Also read:Toke Makinwa finally addresses her marriage breakup

I was happy, yet I was waiting for something to happen. Maje had disappointed me three times before. We would pick a date to go to the wedding registry and he would call it off…. We had discussed eloping, but he’d never committed to any plan.

It wasn’t until we shared our first dance to John Legend’s ‘All of Me’ that I finally believed that it had happened.

Read more at Pulse.ng

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