‘THE FOOLISH BOY’ By Sitali Silembe

It’s a fiction story about a village boy that suffered segregation from his peers. As a result, the child’s estrangement leads to his self imposed isolation. One day a man and his wife meet the boy in the forest, and the two wind up differing badly. The man leaves, but he gets lost in the jungle and it is the boy that ends up rescuing him the following day. The two become friends.

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