Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

My Dad's Wicked Brother

Moses my elder father, my father's brother decides to bring home his brother who decides not to return from the family, he suddenly got sick but the moment he was rushed to hospital. On their way he tried his best to say "please don't bother yourselves to bring James back home or else Petro will kill you the way it is killing me." and he died on the spot. Petro, the other brother is killing his own brothers because of land but James issue continues when it reached a moment of his death, it was sad when we heard that he did in the forest it took my father two days to search for the body. They found him when he was already rotten and carried him back for burial. Suddenly, my own dad's leg started itch and he rushed to the hospital but no results. The amazing thing is that my father's leg can sometimes get worms come out of it something unbelievable. My dad feared the remaining wicked brother will take my father has a pain for life.


Story Attributes/Tags

  • This was an horrible story that I will remember forever
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I was affected by what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Sondu - Kadiang'a, Kisumu, Kenya
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