My heart leaped with joy that it was another year added unto me though I
knew there wasn’t going to be any celebration on my part.
the familiar voice of Dr. Karis who began to sing rhythms only he could
mutter… “I’m on my way to Benue. I decided to come today instead of tomorrow
just to be with you”. He had a ministration scheduled at Christ family
center in Gboko LGA of benue state the following day so he decided to
come earlier. As he said that, I smelt a rat… I thought of buying a cake
since he was going to be around but he discouraged me saying I should
relax. It wasnt obvious to me that there was a background plan and my
chief bridesmaid @paul.esther and my friend Itoro were master minders of
the grand plan to be unmasked that evening.
away my time and eradicate boredom. Later that evening, I saw my friend
Esther who was supposed to be with me that day all dressed and made-up. I
asked why she was all dressed up and where she was headed she gave no
concrete explanation other than the fact that it was my birthday and she
needed to look good for me…seriously! I thought… Then, much later,
Itoro got dressed and left the house with Esther’s younger sister not
telling me where they were going.
had arrived with from jos, I waited patiently while they made a perfect
conclusion on the plans they all had. They had rented a hall, got
drinks, and snacks, invited my friends and baked a cake. On entering the
hall, I couldn’t believe my eyes.
celebration, Karis stood by me and uttered words into my ears while
someone brought a cardboard to him. On opening it up, it had inscribed
in red petals.. WILL YOU MARRY ME? A soft love song began playing at
followed reading PLS MARRY ME… By this time, one of his knees went to
the ground as he opened a box with a silver ring and presented to me.
Groom: Dr. Erasmus Ameh-wealth
Photographer: Photosuite (@photosuiteng)
Makeup: Idara makeovers (@aradi_o)
Cake : Cakesleeiffel
Event decor: Knight_designs