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Describing Fear (2): The Day I Challenged Usain Bolt’s Record:

‘So, Thud! Thud!! Thud!!! I tore down the street.

Thud! Thud!! Thud!!! their footsteps trailed my every move… and that made me run even faster… Please enjoy!!!

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The story continues from Describing Fear (1): When A Horror Movie Played Out In My Business

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How could I have delayed Describing Fear (2) for so long? Probably because I knew someone would laugh out loud at me as this second part is indeed laughable. Please enjoy it ( click here for Describing Fear (1) in case you missed that:

One BeautifulDecember Morning:

When the gateman wouldn’t show up at his duty post despite several honks as I drove out to work that morning, I concluded he must have gone about his ‘personal business’ as usual. Therefore, I swiftly stood in for him to avoid further delay. This was sometime in December 2012; few weeks after I was robbed at gun point at my Retail Outlet.

As usual on similar occasions, I stepped out of my car to open the gate, drove out, left the car at…

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Funmi is an innovative Content Developer, Marketing Communications professional, Visual Storyteller, Writer and Freelance Editor with many years of cross-function experience across industries. She also help authors, organizations and professionals develop and project manage their book ideas from concept to post-production and distribution. When she's not working, she's busy listening to classical music whilst reading or writing another op-ed article, poem, or devotional. Reach her via📱 +234-9095200510 (WhatsApp only) or 📧 for features, or visit 🌍 for her freelance services.


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