To browse Academia. Skip to main content. Log In Sign Up. Download Free PDF. Husain Necklace. She was born in London in to Nigerian parents and fostered by a white English family in North Wales. Educated at Oxford University, she has appeared at numerous venues in the UK and abroad.
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When I hit thirty, he brought me a cake, three layers of icing, home-made, a candle for each stone in weight. And I ate, did what I was told. Then he asked me to get up and walk round the bed so he could watch my broad belly wobble, hips judder like a juggernaut. I was his Jacuzzi. But he was my cook, my only pleasure the rush of fast food, his pleasure, to watch me swell like forbidden fruit. His breadfruit. His desert island after a shipwreck.
It is beautifully written, and you are about to find out why. Patience Agbabi was born in in London to Nigerian parents. In her writing, she generally gives a voice to contemporary culture.
Post a comment. March 20, The icing was white but the letters were pink,. And I ate, did. Then he asked me to get up and walk.