- Without any close relative still alive, Governor Babida thought it would be good for his crush, the grieving young maiden Suzie, to come with him to Okunde.
- "You may travel with me to Okunde and leave this place filled with sorrow and pain. Of course, you may come back later when you finish grieving." The lumberjack told the young miss who remained quiet.
- The young maiden Suzie couldn't speak, for she was so overwhelmed by the shock of the passing of the last members of her family.