Femi was a very intelligent boy who couldn’t further his education. His ordeal started after the death of his father. To worsen issues, his uncle who offered to support by way of sponsorship, was suddenly nowhere to be found.
Things went from bad to worse as he and his mum struggled for survival.
Time past. One thing led to the other and Femi soon discovered he was a Prince in his father's land. Day after day, his only thought was to get to his father's home and present himself before the people as the true prince. They would welcome him and feed him fat. His days of hunger and abject poverty would be over. He would wear the best clothes. Then he wpuld send for his mother and she would arrive as a queen should.
He set out to his father's land. The pictures he had formed in his head of a very warm reception was his driving force. He wouldn't let go of the crown - his express way out of poverty. It was his and his alone to keep.
Upon arrival, Femi was arrested. He was tagged a stranger and strangers, were sacrificed.
He was taken to the village shrine where he was to be sacrifice to their gods in exchange for good health. For you see, their King was sick...
Adewale (The Return Of The Crown), is an interesting and encouraging story that teaches us endurance, patience, determination and boldness.
It was writen by Rotimi Victor Boluwatife. To buy this book, type Rotimi Victor in the search box and the title will come up.