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I Constantly Think About What My Dad’s Last Words Would Have Been

Did he ask to hug me one last time as they do in movies?

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Death always comes too early or too late — Unknown

For Fidelis Ugochukwu Awamba, death came too early.
At only 38, in a marriage of just 6 years, 9 months, and 24 days, to a very young wife, with three children (the last being 6 months) and a fresh admission letter to…




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