When fire meets ice, When rich meets poor, When fierce meets simple. When love stroke three hearts, it resulted to a combustion of feelings. Sadiqu, Mimi and Maleekah were trapped in the love triangle. Mimi and Maleekah were like sisters and came from rich family. While Sadiqu was just a poor boy from a poor background. As love steered between the three , several things happened. And they had to choose. Opulence or penury. Read the story of Sadiqu, his family versus Maleekah , Mimi and their families. *************** Opulence or penury Chapter one Indo's note. Yeah I'm also excited about this new book. I have a lot of drafts and couldn't decide on which to publish first. Yesterday, I chose this. I hope you will give me your maximum support on this. Its going to be an amazing ride I promise. Thank you in advance. This book is set in the state of Kano in the country, Nigeria. Any resemblance to someone's life or what happened in the past is a mere coincidence. However, this book is written base on real life situations. All rights reserved. Let's dive in... Kano State, Nigeria. 2005. The outside of the house was big and beautiful. There were polices at the entrances, some by the fences with their guns held in their hands. The grand entryway with a sweeping staircase draws you into a voluminous layout for entertaining. On the left, was beautiful water fountain decorated with rockery. Other side have tiny buildings; laundry and guest rooms. Passing the long hallways that were adorned with bohemian home accessories. Two dramatic stairways lead to the bedroom suites, all boasting sleek en-suite baths, generous closets and wonderful views. The top-of-the-line chef's kitchen was clad with premium finishes and fixtures including custom white lacquer cabinets, bluestone counters and professional-grade appliances. Sliding glass doors in the dining area showcase views while opening up the home to even more light and air. Maids, dressed in uniform roamed about the house in the name of arrangements for the return of his excellency, the governor of Kano state. This was his resting house where his family lived. Not the government house. Several continental dishes were displayed on the large dining console. "Are you sure everything has been arranged the way he want it? " An elegant woman descended from the stairs. Her movements; voice, walking and everything screamed royalty. She was from a royal family, so, she doesn't tolerate any sort of nonsense. She's always arranged and...