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Dialog To The Book "No Longer At Ease"

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SCENE1:Obi is on his way to his father when he meets an old school matefrom Umofia.OBI:Oh! Hallo Jacob it was a long time ago we met. How are you?Jacob:Thanks ,I`m fine.It was certanly a long time ago we met.What are you doing here in Umofia?I heard you work for the CivilService in Lagos,I hope it`s fun.Obi:I`m here to visit my dad and mum.It was a long time ago Ivisited them and I have something Important to discuss with them.Jacob:Oh I see,what is this important thing that has brought you toUmofia?Obi:Ok the problem is that I have met a girl,her name is Clara.We met at a dance then on the boat-trip back from England .We fell in love and now we want to marry each other,but there is aslight problem.Clara is an Osu,but in my eyes she is the most beautiful woman inthe world,she is like the sun in a sunset and a moon in the night,there is always light shining from her.It`s not a fare world we are living in,she can`t responsible forsomething her ancestors did.I`m going to marry her I don`t care what others will say about it.Jacob:Calm down brother! I`m your friend and I`m christian too butyou know what the people in the village think about Osus.If you want to have your dignety you do better not marry her.If you marry her everone will call you and your children Osusand you will bring shame not only on your family but also on allyour ancestors.Obi: I know all that already.This is modern time and people aremore free now to choose so why can`t I choose who I want to marrywithout everyones comments.So should we care about something so old as the Osu-tribe.We are all brothers of the black tribe.We have got the same blood that our earliest ancestors brought us.What differs the Osu-tribe from us?Nice to meet you but I have to go before it gets dark.See you!Jacob: Yes,see you!SCENE2:Obi is knocking on his fathers door and his father opens it.Father:What a great surprise,welcome home and welcome in.We have missed you since...

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