OFF MY CHEST: My friend wants me to donate my seed

We met at a restaurant along Mombasa Road and after the usual pleasantries, I asked what was on her mind. ILLUSTRATION | IGAH

What you need to know:

  • Usually, when a woman tells a man ‘we need to talk’ or any of its variations, a man sits down and goes through his sins.
  • He singles out which ones might have offended the woman. Then he prepares a defence.
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The text came in on a Saturday afternoon when I was deep inside the pages of Allah Is Not Obliged by Ahmadou Kourouma.

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