THE CARELESS LOVER
“Listen Tracy,i don’t care about what you
and Linda said or try to do but let me tell
you this,i will never call off my wedding with
Tony no matter how many proof you guys
said and as for Dave, you can do anything
you want with him because after all he is
my left over and i can’t go back to my left
over, i said to her and walked out of her
I walked out of her apartment and dialled
“Hello my beautiful Lady,how are you doing
today,he replied as soon as he answered it”.
“Listen Tony,i don’t have time for your silly
praises right now”,i replied very angrily.
“My lady is anything the matter?”,he asked
“Everything is the matter Tony, i can’t
believe you are into….
“I am into what Cynthia”,he cuts in.
“This is not something we can discussed on
“So would you like us to meet?”,he asked.
“Yes i would like us to meet right now”.
“Ok i will be waiting for you at the bar i took
you to the last time we went out”.
“Very well then,i am on my way there
immediately, i replied and went to the bar,i
got to the bar and i saw him sitting at a
corner waiting for me patiently, i quickly
walked up to him but deep inside me i
wonder how he got there so fast but that is
the least of my problem at that moment so i
didn’t pay much attention to that. “Good
day”,i said to him.
“Is everything OK,”he said to me.
“Why gave you the impression that things
are not fine with me?”I asked him.
“You sounded down on phone and you asked
to see me immediately”.
“So you mean i can’t asked to see you any
longer?” I asked.
“No my love that is not what i mean,you
know i care about you so much and when
you told me you have something to
discussed with me immediately i rushed
“I can see that”,i replied.
“So what are you going to take?”,he asked
changing the topic.
“I don’t want anything for now,i am fine”,I
“You see what i am talking about,everything
is not right with you and you know it, please
talk to me,we will be getting married very
soon and we cannot start to keep things
from each other at this stage”,he replied.
“How can you say that i am keeping things
from you when you are you the one that has
been hiding your true identity from me all
this time”,i fired at him.
“What do you mean by hiding my true
identity from you all this time?”
“Yes Tony, i can’t believe you have be using
me all this while”.
“Cynthia please i don’t understand what you
are saying, please talk to me”.
Very well then,I will make you understand
since you have decided to pretend about
this,now answer this question truthfully and
please don’t ly to me because i won’t take
it lightly with you if i find out that you ly to
“Don’t worry i won’t ly to you, just ask me
the question,” he replied.
“Are you into drugs?”.
“What do you mean by that question, if
course i am a medical doctor and i deal in
drugs all the time”.
“Don’t try to fool me Tony,you know very
well that is not what i meant”.
“Then tell me what you mean please”.
“Do you deal in cocaine, i mean do you sell
“What, Cynthia how can you even think of
such a thing”.
“Answer my question Tony”.
“I don’t know who has been feeding you with
all these lies and i don’t want to know but
the fact that you believed them is enough
reason that you have no single trust for
“I didn’t believed anyone but i just want to
ask you to be sure of the man i am
“How can you not trust me Cynthia, have i
given you any reason to distrust me,why do
you have to think so low of me”.
“I am sorry but i just don’t know what to
“What do you mean by you don’t know what
to think, how can you even give this a
tought not to talk of asking me about it”.
“I said i am sorry, please forgive me,i was
confused and that’s why”.
“Is OK my love,i forgive you but please don’t
listen to side talk again”.
“I won’t do that again,I promise you that”.
“Thank you so much”.
“There is something i would want you to
know about me before we get married”,i
“Really, i am glad that you are willing to tell
me something about you”,he replied and i
narrated everything that has happened
between Dave and i to him excluding the
“Do you still have feelings for him,”he asked.
“No i don’t feel anymore and he is a part of
my past now but i just tought that i should
tell you about it before we get married”,i
replied and he reach out for my hands.
“Thank you so much for trusting me with
your secrets”,he said to me sincerely.
“Is OK Tony, i am thinking of returning his
ring to him today”.
“Yes please do that as soon as possible so
you won’t have anything that ties the two of
you together anymore, he said to me and
kissed me on my cheeks,we talked about a
lot of things and he dropped me off at my
“Big sist thank God you are here”,favour
said to me as soon as i got home.
“Is anything the matter”,i asked.
“That your friend called David came here
and made a scene, he demanded to see you
and try to force his way Into the
compound,thank God mom is not around to
“I quickly ran into my room and collected his
Ring and left for his apartment but i only
got there to witness the worst abomination
THE CARELESS LOVER