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The Joys of Motherhood

The Joys of Motherhood

by Buchi Emecheta

Ona Timeline and Summary

  • Ona nurses Agbadi back to health. She becomes pregnant.
  • Ona gives birth to Nnu Ego. Though she doesn't marry Agbadi, or move onto his compound, he continues to visit her.
  • Ona moves to Agbadi's compound for Nnu Ego's sake.
  • Ona dies in childbirth.

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