BC: "Don't cry because it's over, Smile because it happened." - Dr Seuss
FC: Ekwefi | African Imports. Yoruba (African Tribe/People), 18 October, 2011. http://www.africantribalmusic.net/west-african-dance/yoruba-african-tribepeople | By: Kim Carlos
1: Ekwefi! | Ekewfi was a woman that had already been married but got tired of her husband and ran away to Okonknwo. She was a strong lady and determined. pg,.109
2: Ekwefi's Story
3: Ekwefi was Okonkwo's third and youngest wife The thing she most wanted with Okonkwo was a child.
4: Ekwefi, had 9 children, but they all died by the age of 3. Going through all that devastated her to the point where she named all kids a name related to death. pg.77
7: After all the deaths of her children, Ekwefi finally had a baby girl. She named her Ezinma, and love finally returned to Ekwefi. pg79
8: Ekwefi had survived unlike the other children. She then got sick and was taken by Chielo. It was then that they found out that she was an obange child. pg.103
9: Ezinma had to take Chielo to show her where her stone was. After they found it, she was healed.
11: Ekwefi and her daughter Ezinma, followed Okonkwo to his mothers homeland with the rest of his family. pg.129
12: "A prefect summer day is when the sun is shinning, the breeze is blowing,...
13: ...the birds are singing and the lawn mower is broken." - James Dent
15: sometimes the smallest things take up the most room in your heart
16: today you can be anything you imagine
19: "An open home, an open heart, here grows a bountiful harvest." - Judy Hand
21: Home is where there's someone to love, and someone to love us.
23: "Write it on your heart that every day is the best day of the year." - Ralph Waldo Emerson