Oye needs help to pluck some limes to complete the recipe that would heal her of the dreaded skin ulcers. There is nobody close by to help her; and the animals are in too much of a hurry to go to war than to help her. Some felt they were too big and some were allergic to lime…but who do they ask for a drink of water from on their way back from the war?
Michael Ofori-Mankata was born and educated in Ghana, West Africa. He also attended Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio (USA). He teaches at the United Nations International School in New York and tells stories in his spare time.