Michael Ajose was convinced by an unforgettable dream that his life?s course could only be charted by a mysterious woman?s love. So, he decided to find her, and marry her. He was 12 years old.
This is the story of how he found her ? Lami. How he loved her ? like an addiction. And how she loved him ? like an anchor for his soul. Painted in cinematic recollections and a part-epistolary style, this is the story of their love ? starting from the pre-military era of Nigeria?s history, spanning governments, and continents. And as they struggle to steer their ship through life?s dangerous waters and against all forces determined to keep them apart, this is the story of their fate.