"A NIGHT TO REMEMBER "
It was Vicky who introduced me to Joe thinker. She said he was nice, that he treated the women nicely and also paid them well. That’s what they say of every client though. What’s to lose? I’ve slept with boys that offered me two thousand Naira. Moreover, if I sleep through the night doing nothing, even the two thousand Naira will not come. So I dress up and head for City Lodge Hotel. I had spoken on phone with him earlier, Vicky told him she had other engagements but had a friend that could keep him company for the night. I was that friend. “Make him happy o! That one na human ATM.“ “I done hear! Ashawo!” We both laughed at our not so funny jokes. She escorted me to the junction and went home to wait for her boyfriend Ahmed, her “engagement”. I had only seen the City Lodge hotel once, in passing. I said hello to the gate men and walked straight to the reception. The receptionist was either a tad rude or experiencing her time of the month. “All these runs girls sef…” She muttered after ignoring my several good evenings and informing her that I was there to see Mr. John....
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