The Thing Around Your Neck

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In “A Private Experience”, a medical student hides from violent riot with a poor Muslim woman whose dignity and faith force her to confront the realities and fears she’s been pushing away. The young mother at the center of “Imitation” finds her comfortable life in Philadelphia threatened when she learns that her husband has moved his mistress into their Lagos home. And the title story depicts the choking loneliness of a Nigerian girl whom moves to an America that turns out to be nothing like the country she expected…

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In “A Private Experience”, a medical student hides from violent riot with a poor Muslim woman whose dignity and faith force her to confront the realities and fears she’s been pushing away. The young mother at the center of “Imitation” finds her comfortable life in Philadelphia threatened when she learns that her husband has moved his mistress into their Lagos home. And the title story depicts the choking loneliness of a Nigerian girl whom moves to an America that turns out to be nothing like the country she expected…

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