When her boyfriend tells her he is getting married, Sanda is absolutely delighted. That is until he declares that he is marrying someone other than her. Deeply hurt, she breaks down after he returns her home. After staying away from her and their child for over a month, she discovers him in her home, holding her child.
"I'm getting married," said Dola. We were sitting on a picnic blanket under the shade of a tree. I smiled and looked down shyly, waiting for him to ask me for the details of the people he would talk to about my bride price, but he did not ask for them. I raised my head to look at him.
"My fianc?e and I will get married in three months, but it's you I love," he said.
"Your fianc?e?" I echoed, certain I had not heard right.
"The woman I...