One hundred naira…JUST a hundred bucks! What in the world? Why bother with such a paltry sum. It makes no significant addition in the grand scheme of things and cannot be said to be of value…at least not to me! Not right now!
Interestingly, this wasn’t a movie set or the pages of my favourite novel, but I knew what the young man on crutches had just announced for the whole world to hear.
This is what the beggar implied when he shrugged off the money that was proffered from the dark (air-conditioned) depths of the Lexus jeep. The tinted window of the passenger compartment slid down and the note appeared. The note fluttered to the ground as the man hobbled away and the window went up once again.
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