Archives May 2020

understanding at least with two people talking

UNDERSTANDING ‘AT LEAST’ IN RELATIONSHIPS

What I don't understand yet is this, at what point do you always get to make concessions for others? You know, like, talking with someone you care about but with every decision comes a concession. As always, it starts with 'at least'. "I love you and wanna spend the rest of my life with you. At least, it won't be with so-so and so". "You know, we should be careful how we spend our money on real things. At least, food will not be an issue". "How many children are we gonna give birth to. At least, we must be able to take care of them". And so on like that.

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a beautiful lady dancing...talking...

THAT ONE TIME WE TALKED

Sometimes I want to touch the beat of the drum And vouch for the thief of my form Those are time I want to be free of insecurities like thorns But she always remind me where I am from Because when love found me I was deep in fat like meat That was when she told me I was gonna be minced.

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100 dollar bills related to tax worth

HOW MUCH IS YOUR TAX WORTH?

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I remember some months before I left Nigeria, I tried to create a PayPal account. Of the one or two challenges I faced, one of them was getting a TIN (Tax Identification Number) and needless to say, I didn't have one. I like to think it was not because I had not been paying tax. I worked as an English Language teacher in the private education sector, and they deducted our taxes from our pay package. So, who needs a number of identification, anyway?!

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