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THE ONE

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KHATHUTSHELO

I have been thinking about her all night. Weird, I know! I remember Nunu very well. We once got married in my mother’s garden when we were playing house. I think I was twelve years, …

THE ONE – TSHEPO – INSERT 33

Oh! Flip! I forgot to set the alarm last night. I stayed up until late thinking about Khathu. I also tossed and turned the whole evening I even bet I slept for less than three hours.
I am woken at …

THE ONE – MANDIWANA– INSERT 32

Today I am late. Vho Nengwenda is not going to be unhappy about this. She is going to complain for so many hours before we even start working. I have been working with her for few months now, covering for …

THE ONE – LUFUNO – INSERT 31

I have a splitting headache and this is all because of all the unsuccessful meetings I have been hopping to every day. No one can help me with the information of where my money went. The stupid bank can’t even …

THE ONE – LUFUNO – INSERT 26

It is embarrassing to have Ntate Molefe pick me up in my morning gown and sneakers. I swear I will never embarrass myself like this, ever again in my life. I don’t know what gotten into me but I liked …

THE ONE – MUZIKAYISE – INSERT 30

I am annoyed at Zakhele right now. I hate it when he pushes me around like a damn puppet. I am sitting at his porch, waiting for him to finish with his shower. His wife has served me with all …

THE ONE – KHATHUTSHELO – INSERT 29

It is now THREE MONTHS after the break-up with Tshepo. She meant it that she is done with me. I tried reaching out to her but she is not yet ready to take me back. I haven’t seen Lufuno since …

THE ONE – TSHEPO – INSERT 28

I am in love and I am happy about it. Khathu is just so perfect for me. He loves me just the way I deserve to be loved. We flew back from Cape Town on Tuesday. We got the earliest …

THE ONE – LUFUNO – INSERT 27

I am awake but lazy to open my eyes as they feel heavy. I want to plan my week in my head before flashing my eyes open and be blinded by the light in my bedroom.
‘Meeting with Charlotte to …

THE ONE – TSHEPO – INSERT 25

I haven’t been in Cape Town in a little while, but I needed to do it. I was shaking all the way to the shuttle car with my bag wheeling behind me. I made it to Cape Town to see …