Play Your Part Not to Suffer Unjustly

Updated on August 5, 2020

Exploring my talent, putting it into use in the literary world for the benefit of humanity and promotion of communication


He has been buying stolen products from

Thieves for long hiding under the guise that he

Is a business person. When people ask him he will

Say “it is business, it is business” and to make it in

Life one needs to be buying things like that for it is something

Like that, that could bring about maximum profit. Those who do

Do not like such would tell him that it is not good, for he is also

Aiding and abetting thieves and anyone who aids and abets thieves

The person is also a thief. But he will insist that he is neither a thief

Nor aiding and abetting any thief. He is simply a professional business

Person he will say. When they discovered he is not yielding to what they

Are saying, they leave him alone. One day, his wife visited him at his

Workshop, few minutes after she gets to his store, those who used to sell

Stolen products arrived to sell some things to him. After they had reached

Agreement, they handed the goods to him while he gives them the money.

After those people’s departure, his wife asked him why those people brought

Such goods to him, for he ought to have gone to their store to go and buy what

He wants from them. His reply was that different stores now have “marketers”

Unlike in the time past, there is competition among those people now unlike

Before when there is monopoly of everything. Those people he told her are

Marketers of their companies and have brought those products to him to buy from

Them because they know he used to buy such products. His reply to his wife

Was not satisfactory and she told him that what of if those people are thieves,

For she used to hear of how some companies are lamenting about how their

Deborah Cox- Play Your Part

Products are missing. He was not expecting this from his wife, thence he told

Her that what he knows is that they are marketers and that is how they used to

Bring things to him to buy at a cheaper price so that he will make maximum gain

From thereby. Then the wife says, there he goes, selling things at a cheaper

Rate than the companies price, that don’t he feel something is wrong? He silenced

His wife, that she should not interfere in his business and should leave him alone.

I am saying this now, because I do not want any evil to betide you, because

If those people are caught they will name him as the one they used to sell stolen

Properties to, and he should know what would follow. She told him to becareful

And should not have dealings with them again. He promised to take her words

Into consideration but he never did. Months after this, those people were arrested

By the law enforcement agencies and after torturing they named him as the person

They used to sell stolen products to. He was arrested and his wife was located

Because they thought she may equally be a part of what her husband has been doing

But the wife denied being a part and would produce the recorded conversation

Between him and her of where she has told him to stop having dealings with those

People. When the law agencies heard the recorded conversation they freed the woman

While the man faces the full wrath of the law alone….



    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No comments yet.


    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

    Show Details
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
    ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)