SAPPHIRE (CHAPTER 7)

Mama found a job in the kitchen of the Hotel splendour, famed for its magnificent view of the mountains. A dining platform had been built around the hotel, and guests made it there each morning, enjoying a sumptuous breakfast and the sunrise. After less than a month, Chef Frills told Sapphire to report to the…

Dads and daughters

Matthew 6:8 For your Father knows what things you have need of, before you ask him. Many men may have grown up with sisters and learned about women from their spouse, but none of these set of experiences can prepare him completely for the father-daughter relationship. A father that knows a child always knows her…

SAPPHIRE(CHAPTER 6)

On graduation day from Squeakyclean school of housekeeping, Sapphire received a fancy certificate, a letter of recommendation signed by the principal and a uniform with SCH designed in black silk on the pocket of the white apron. She also had the money she had earned tucked into the purse mama have given her. She boarded…

SAPPHIRE(CHAPTER 5)

Sapphire’s curiosity grew more with her first sight of the principal standing in the bare floor hallway outside the classroom door. She was very young to be a leader of anything, and she wore less-than-modest clothing. Her brows slanted over a pair of dark eyes. She opened her mouth in a silent laugh, showing small,…

Parent-child communication wreckers!

All relationships have their ups and downs including parenting. You try talking to your kids, but somehow what you’re saying just doesn’t get through. As they get older, there seems to be more of a language barrier between the two of you. Add that to the already existing age impediment, and you find yourself struggling…