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

Un Honest Man

It was on a Saturday when we at home prepairing to attend a wedding of the most famouse person in our village.Within a fracion of time we were on our merceded-Benz car ready for journey to St.Francis diocese church.On our way to church,we met many other cars which were going to attend the wedding.Within no time we were already in the church . No sooner had they seated than the bishop started.The wedding went on well until the time when it was now the bishop turn to until them.He was just about to start the activity,a woman who seemed to be medium age came inwith two children.She claimed that she was the wife to he man and after she gave birth to the second childthe man ran away. It was really a shame.The woman took out some wedding certificates to prove.The man was even more ashamed after one of the sons alled out "daddy" and ran to him.He had no other option but to agree and council the wedding.`


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  • This story relates to respect
  • This story relates to fun
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  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to my family

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place less than 2 months ago
  • Location: Kayole, Embakasi, Kenya
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