Mark: Isn’t one month enough?
Christiana: Two months would be preferable or what do you think Nathaniel?
Nathaniel: Two Months is okay if that is what you need.
Mark: Alright, by then you should be able to stand on your two feet as a man.
Nathaniel: Yes brother I should and that is if I get the job.
Mark: You should for he is my trusted friend. As long as you deliver the package, you are good to go.
Nathaniel: Naija don spoil finish.
Mark: What can you do, man must survive anyhow.
Nathaniel: Yes Brother.
Two Months later, Christiana and Nathaniel started making plans on their wedding.
Christiana: ‘Since we are getting married few months from now, don’t you think it’s time we start preparation’ she asked him when she came to visit him in his apartment.
Nathaniel: You can start making preparations then.
Christiana: How can I start making preparations when you haven’t given me a dime concerning wedding preparations, the money I have and the once my family members gave have all been exhausted.
Nathaniel: Don’t worry then, the lord will provide. I will see what I can do.
Christiana: What about the job? Haven’t they called yet?
Nathaniel: No they haven’t and I am looking for another job sef. I don’t want to put my hopes on the one my brother talked about.
Christiana: why, what happened?
Nathaniel: Nothing really but I am hoping on something soonest.
Christiana: Did you still see him as discussed?
Nathaniel: I did and I did everything I was asked to do.
Christiana: Why no news yet?
Nathaniel: I don’t know and like I said before, I am not putting my hopes on that.
Christiana: Okay but you don’t seem to be making any efforts concerning looking for a job.
Nathaniel: Why do you say so?
Christiana: Because it is what I observed.
Nathaniel: Then you are wrong. I believe with time, God will make a way.
Christiana: How can we get married when you don’t have a job and no money for wedding?
Nathaniel: Do what you can and leave the rest to God.
Few Months later after the incident that happened in David’s house, the wife made it a duty to always put her husband in prayers for God to open his eyes and heart towards his service
After David came back from work one evening, Mercy decided to tell him of her trip to Enugu for a programme.
Mercy: Sweetheart, I will be travelling to Enugu in one week for a programme.
David: ‘Okay’ he said for since his wife has decided to put a deaf ear on what he has been saying concerning the way she goes about with the church programme, he decided to let her be. ‘when are you leaving?
Mercy: next week Monday
David: When will you be coming back?
Mercy: Upper week Monday.
David: Alright, No problem.
Mercy: Thanks Darling. If not for work, I would have said you should go with me.
David: You know I am always busy.
Mercy: Yes I do and I appreciate your effort for deciding to take care of Jacob while I am gone.
David: No problem.
Few hours after she travelled, David got a call telling him that his wife was involved in an accident and that he should report to the hospital immediately. He left what he was doing and rushed down to where he was told.
David: When he got to the hospital, he quickly met the doctor asking for his wife. ‘My wife was brought here doctor, please where is she and is she okay?
Doctor: She is fine and please come to my office, I need to speak with you.
David: Is she okay?
Doctor: She is fine.
David: Can’t I see her now?
Doctor: ‘No you can’t, Please can you come to my office and let’s talk’ he said as he led the way.
David: ‘Doctor, what is wrong’ he enquired when he sat down in his office
Doctor: The accident she had was a terrible one and she and others involved are in serious condition.
David: Okay but she will be fine right?
Doctor: She will.
David: Thank Goodness, I know that I am serving a living God. He cannot live me in times of need
Doctor: Yes! Yes! Yes! But there is a little problem though.
David: What problem Doctor.
Doctor: she is in a critical state right now.
David: ‘What do you mean’ he asked with panic in his voice
Doctor: her legs were damaged in the process.
David: I don’t understand Doctor, what are you trying to tell me?
Doctor: She lost her two legs.
David: What? What do you mean she lost her two legs?
Doctor: she may never be able to work again.
David: What? Never, ever?
Doctor: What I mean is that, the probability of she ever walking again is very slim.
David: Oh my God! Are you saying she may never walk again?
Doctor: Yes and No for her chances in walking again is 1%.
David: Oh my God!
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