William ole Betty thinks the worst thing to happen to him was to be rescued from a children’s home to be brought up lavishly in the leafy Karen. He wants to be deadopted! Unadopted! antiadopted! contraadopted! or whatever you call the process of rescuing someone from Karen to Mukuru.
Peter Kairu, 21 years old scores an A in KCSE. Somehow, he doesn’t proceed to university but instead takes to passing time by battering his 52 year old mother - a kick here, a knife stamp there, a burnt house. The mother did not deem it necessary to take action against him. Four days to Valentine’s Day, he finally killed her.