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I Guess Its Good To Be Good After All

There's a lake in my backyard ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ’ƒ
My bed feels like a cocoon, my comforter is so snug, its literally a comforter. I've just made breakfast, the fridge and the pantry are bursting at the seems with an abundance of food and goodies and my hosts keep saying you can have whatever you like *in T.I's voice*. They dote on me like I'm a baby long prayed for. The house is a 7 bedroom mini-mansion, it's got 3 living rooms, I've got a room, a living room and a luxurious bathroom to myself. Uncle says "public transport is rare in Houston but anywhere you want to go tell me, I'll take you and come and pick you up whenever you're done". His wife took me to the mall on Sunday when I said I needed clothes. I went armed with my wallet but she refused to let me pay for a thing. Last night after work she took me to Pizza Hut and then to have drinks afterwards. Days ago she took me to Wal-Mart and asked me to pick whatever I wanted that we didn't already have at home. She's asked me to clear my schedule on Saturday because she's taking me on girl's day out. .
These people are not my relatives. In fact i only met them for the first time when I came to Houston. Uncle came to pick me up from the airport. On the long drive home he said to me "Your father is a very good man . He was our boss back then in CBN and till date is the best boss I have ever worked for. Oh he was good. He was so good to us. I was just a clerk but he treated me with utmost kindness and respect. That is why when he called me and said his daughter is coming to the U.S. and needs a place to stay I immediately offered my home. Since the 70s I have always wondered how I can ever repay his kindness during those CBN days".
And there I was beginning to think that being good is a waste of time. Just a reminder to the good ones, when it seems like only selfish and ruthless people keep winning, just remain true to yourself. You never know what lies ahead. I can't really share all that's happening for me right now, but it's amazing the doors being open to me today, simply because of my father's good deeds 40 years ago. ❤


Heyyy... so I'm expecting my new iPad in a few days, thanks to blog reader Chioma Ukeje helping me to order one on EBay. When it arrives I'll hopefully resume normal blogging duties. How have you been?
Ps for those asking, i haven't relocated yet ๐Ÿ˜


  1. You are having a much needed and well deserved break, please enjoy it ๐Ÿ‘ ๐Ÿ‘. I tap into this level of chilling and favour.

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  2. Doing and being pays, Enjoy Houston Tee.

  3. Maybe I should come down to Houston and join in the largesse? I totally agree with the article title. Chrisyinks

  4. Oh My! This almost drove me to tears. Wao! God bless your Dad and God bless the man you are staying with, he is a real human being who understands that one good turn deserves another.

  5. Waoh! Him and your Dad never lost contact all these years? This is great.

  6. "Being "good" is a damn waste of time... be anything that will get you closer to your goals. Being good will not get you there... "

    that's what you shared earlier in the year, so it's a breathe of fresh air to see this other point of view. i hope good things keep coming your way!

    1. Yes I said all that and more thus the "after all" in my caption. 2017 taught me lessons that i don't even want to remember, the post probably came from a place of pain. It's all good though ☺


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Just checking in to sign the register. Lol. It's been a very busy week and it looks like it might be an even busier weekend. I was hoping to get some writing done when I got to the airport yesterday but I even almost missed my flight. It was hopeless trying to do any work on the plane as it was bumpy af, and this toddler behind me wouldn't stop screaming in piercing shrieks like he was being exorcised. 
I got into town pretty late and needed to keep an appointment ASAP. I'm heading out right now and it's going to be a long day, but thought I should drop this first. 
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