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Lola Shoneyin

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“Only a foolish woman leans heavily on a man's promises”
Lola Shoneyin, The Secret Lives of Baba Segi's Wives

“A real woman must always do the things she wants to do, and in her own time too. You must never allow yourself to be rushed into doing things you're not ready for.”
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“The choices we have to make in this world are hard and bitter. Sometimes we have no choices at all.”
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