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Back home so many people would forbid their daughters from spending times with me. They said “the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree.” They said that I would end up like my dad and achieve nothing in life...
You might have heard me getting called Mum or even better Grandma by people I am close to. I’ve actually come to realize that I don’t mind either of the two epithets, as I think that they reflect one of my main life goals
My name is Ephrem Gamine. I was born in Addis Ababa which is the capital city of Ethiopia. When I was a child mostly I spent my time playing, particularly football.