“As I was saying, so I guess she is the most
brilliant student in this class, so respect her
emulate her… You (pointing to Daniel) stand
from there and sit with those girls (pointing
the two girls sitting behind me). Princess
those two at the front sit (pointing to me
Cynthia)… you can ask her anything you
know concerning your primary assignment in
school (wholly directing her statement to
Cynthia but partly the whole class)… see
later and face your study.” Mrs. Frank
commanded and concluded.
“Hi.” Princess greeted.
“Hi!” Cynthia and I responded to her greeted
unison. Cynthia adjusts herself and Princess
able to sit by the wall. I was sitting in
the two damsels feeling uncomfortable and
“Please, can you lend me your Biology
She requested directing her question to me.
“Sure.” I replied and I brought out the note
my polythene bag, she collected the note
showing some kind of irritating face.
“Thank you.” She appreciated with a frown
“Ola, weldone o, make una dey enjoy
Daniel uttered from behind jokingly. I turned
him but mistakenly, my elbow hit Princess
jaw. She stood up in anger and fury; she
really rage and frenzy.
“What nonsense?” She blasted already on
feet. Her alarming voice drew the attentions
other students; they were shocked and
by the newcomer awful reaction. I was also
shocked and dazed by her reaction.
“Please I am sorry.” I uttered beseechingly.
“Ola… this is Cynthia part two o.” Daniel said
“It isn’t your fault na.” I replied unhappily.
“Ola, won’t you teach me that Chemistry
Acid, base and what again…?” Cynthia
“It seems the teaching staffs are having a
seminar today… we are free, so let do the
together.” I replied returning her smile.
brought out her jotter and her essential
chemistry textbook. I collected the textbook
looked at the contents for the topic, I fished
the topic and I begin with the explanation.
Princess was busy jotting down from my
she was really engrossed with her writing.
has the best handwriting have even seen.
Shortly, she closed the book and handed
to me without uttering a word. She brought
her Biology textbook opened it to a page
displaying the skeletal system of a human
“Ola…” Cynthia called back when she sense I
totally carried away.
“Hmmm… oh, I’m sorry…” I staggered
“So please continue, this is interesting.”
commented as I continued.
“Although, there are different definitions of
and bases. These definitions doesn’t
with one another, they differ in their
comprehensiveness. Apart from the already
established definitions of acids, bases and
Antoine Lavoiser, Humphry Davy and Justus
Liebig as well discovered few things about
and bases, but they didn’t make their
In 1884, Svante Arrhenius defined acid as
substances, which when dissolved or liquefy
water it produced hydrogen ion H+ as the
positive ions.” I paused looking at Cynthia
was already engrossed with my explanation
“That is my friend, the young scholar…”
hailed from behind.
“So you are listening?” I asked surprisingly.
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“Why I no go listen to my professor.” Daniel
alarming statement made Princess break-
from her Biology textbook, she looked at
Cynthia’s jotter and she could see so
have jotted on the jotter.
“Sha continue jare, I dey your back… Cynthia
weldone o.” Daniel commented happily.
“Daniel, I don’t what your trouble this
since denied and even embarrassed me in
bus so…” Cynthia gave excuses but
“Can’t you keep quiet or talk with
Princes blasted loudly.
“Ehe! Abino, don’t interfere o, your attention
not needed here.” Daniel returned loudly.
“I don’t blame you… you fool!” Cynthia
“Please stop the argument… this is not why
are here.” I cautioned and Princess threw an
irritated and aggravated looks at me.
“Poor rat!” She commented directing her
statement to me. I looked at her and shook
head in pity.
I explained the untaught topic to Cynthia
Daniel brilliantly. I even branched at some
topics in the subject in which I guess they
enjoy my undeniable lecture. They clapped
hands for me after I ended topic.
“I love this topic… so interesting and
understanding.” Daniel expressed happily.
“Please, can we be doing this kind of
when we are less busy?” Daniel pleaded
“Sure, I would also love that.” I replied
“Thank you so much Ola… I love you.”
said smiling and sincerely.
“Love?” Daniel, Princess and I exclaimed in
TO BE CONTINUED