By Inua Ellams
WHATEVER THE COST.
It’s an easy thought, really.
1. put on a uniform
2. safeguard who you like, what you care about
3. enable not anything get on your way
Someone mugged Bruce’s mum and he's not having it. The surprise remains to be seen in her trembling arms, rippling out around the calm waters in their lives. He grabs his hoodie, his uniform, his cape and is going out to discover the perpetrator. Smithy wishes each person to stick within, Uhuru wishes each person out. Tanya thinks it’s enjoyable and video games until eventually, very by surprise, it isn’t.
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