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Why This Married Woman, Josephine Afolabi Is Speechless With Joy After 15 Years Of Mockery | Be Inspired!

Why This Married Woman, Josephine Afolabi Is Speechless With Joy After 15 Years Of Mockery | Be Inspired!

Congratulations are in order for Emmanuel Muyiwa-Afolabi and Josephine, his wife, who welcomed their first child after 15 years of marriage.

Joyful Josephine announced their newborn baby’s arrival in a lengthy Facebook post. According to the writer, she and her husband got married in 2007 and planned on having a child in their first year of marriage.

Sadly, their desire to have a child early in the marriage did not happen as they had to wait for about one and half decades.

The career coach went further to narrate how they were mocked by friends before they eventually welcomed their bundle of joy, a baby girl.

Read her full story below and be inspired…

“When we said ‘I do’ on October 20, 2007, little did we know the kind of journey we were about to embark on. We had envisaged welcoming our bundle of joy within the first year.

“But like a silly joke, days started running into weeks, weeks into months and months into unbelievable years.

“Years full of ceaseless monthly flows; of continued red-coloured disappointment. Of staying clear of anti-malarials to avoid hurting a supposed pregnancy that didn’t even exist.

“Of unexplained excruciating pains which lasted for 14 days a month, Leading my husbandman to pray at some point saying: ‘Lord, even if you will not give us children, heal my wife from this endless pain’

“What about mockery and dangerous lies from those we assumed were the closest to us? Same people who pretended to be praying for us while in reality, were rejoicing in secret about our situation, using our pain as news items, mocking us for always being on medications….hmmnnn.”

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Josephine said she already gave up on having a child after several failed attempts when she realised that she was pregnant. She continues:

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