The somber atmosphere hung thick in Junior’s living room as the lawyer delivered news about the impending divorce.
Junior, still processing the information, was urged to inform Sally about the tragedy.
However, the complexity of the situation left him wondering if the divorce saga would persist or come to a halt.
The fate of Martha’s children weighed heavily on everyone’s minds.Meanwhile, Trisha struggled with her emotions, holding a picture of Martha with a mix of joy and sorrow.
As guests arrived, she put on a facade of grief, only to truly break down when no one was watching. Junior, trying to hold things together, asked about Lexy, finding her in her room.
Tito and Sancho, returning from an outing, had a detour at Mama Pima’s place for a moderate amount of alcohol, unlike their inebriated counterparts.
Lexy, who recently reconnected with her mother, now faced the shock of Martha’s sudden demise. Alone in her room, she grappled with the weight of the news.
Lexy reached out to Sanchez and Tito to share the heartbreaking news. The friends, shocked and disbelieving, decided to visit Junior to gather more information.
However, they encountered Shan in distress along the way, who faced Tito’s unbridled anger due to a previous issue.
Switching scenes, an elder gentleman absorbed the shocking news of Martha’s death from the television.
Bewildered, he couldn’t comprehend the circumstances surrounding her passing.
As guests started arriving at Martha’s place, Tito and Sanchez offered their condolences to Junior.
Meanwhile, Becky, playing the hostess, served refreshments with a quirky side hustle – selling “afkado” (avocado) behind the door, ensuring guests left with more than just condolences.
**PART 2**Sanchez, seeking clarification about Shan from Becky, discovered that she was unaware of the situation.
The truth now known, Sanchez assisted Becky with the preparations in the kitchen.
Meanwhile, the elder gentleman continued to watch the news, questioning the existence of Martha’s daughter, Lexy.
In a different room, a poignant scene unfolded as Imelia, Lexy’s mother, frail and incapacitated, learned of her daughter’s supposed demise.
Tito approached Lexy, attempting to comfort her, but she expressed her desire to return to the streets, feeling unwanted in Junior’s home.
Becky, intervening at the right moment, invited Lexy for a meeting, leaving Tito to discuss matters with Becky.
The two friends delved into issues surrounding Shan, with Becky offering an a
Backthe elder gentleman, he learned about Imelia’s presence, Martha’s former mother-in-law. Imelia, battling a debilitating illness, remained confined to her room.
The elder gentleman, overwhelmed by the unfolding events, wished Imelia had the mental capacity to comprehend her daughter’s resurrection.
As Tito and Lexy conversed, Becky overheard their conversation, realizing a potential romantic connection.
Their interaction led to an unexpected invitation for Tito to join Becky for supper, though with a humorous disclaimer about not cooking intestines.
The narrative shifted to a meeting where the committee prepared for Martha’s funeral.
The budget reached 700k, including a 25k contribution from the afkado sales.
The funeral was scheduled for the next Saturday, inviting everyone to bid their final farewells.
As the meeting concluded, individuals dispersed, with Tito accepting Becky’s dinner invitation and the reminder that everyone’s contribution, even in the form of a like or comment, was a valuable offering.
The story continued to unravel, promising more twists and turns in the lives of its characters.