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My youngest sister Chiku, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December 1982

My younger sister Maria, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December 1982

Yours truly, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December 1982. This is what used to be referred to as "Sunday Dress" in Lenana School in those days

Mum, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, 1982. She used to love doing this on Saturday afternoons in the early 80s

Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, circa 1982. L-R: My sister Maria, Mum, & my youngest sister Chiku

Dad and Mum, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, 1982

Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, 1982. L-R: My younger sister Maria, my younger brother Njoroge, & my youngest sister Chiku

Mum & yours truly, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, 1982

Mum in a stylish & classy pose, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, 1982

Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December 1982. L-R: My younger brother Njoroge, my youngest sister Chiku & my younger sister Maria

Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December 1982. My younger brother Njoroge and my younger sister Maria

My older brother Mburu, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December 1982. It was he & I who were awake at 6.00 a.m. on Sunday morning, 1st August 1982, & got to listen to the broadcast of the failed Military coup attempt in Kenya

Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December 1982. L-R: My youngest sister Chiku, my younger brother Njoroge, & my younger sister Maria

Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, 1982. L-R: Dad, my youngest sister Chiku, my younger sister Maria, yours truly, my younger brother Njoroge, & Mum

Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, 1982. L-R: My youngest sister Chiku, my younger sister Maria, & my younger brother Njoroge

Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, 1982. L-R: My younger sister Maria, my younger brother Njoroge, Mum, & my youngest sister Chiku

Kilindini Harbour, Mombasa, Kenya, August school holidays of 1983. In the middle is my younger sister Maria, & right is my youngest sister Chiku. Dad, my late maternal grandfather Kibuchi wa Mwangi, Njoroge & I, were also with them

Kilindini Harbour, Mombasa, Kenya, August school holidays of 1983. Seen in picture left to right are my late maternal grandfather Kibuchi wa Mwangi, my younger brother Njoroge, Dad, & my youngest sister Chiku

Our rural home Kamwangi, Mangu, Kenya, 1984. L-R: My late Uncle Mburu, my eldest brother Mwangi, my late paternal grandmother Wairimu, & Dad. My paternal grandfather Mwangi wa Kamau was murdered in 1952 during the Mau Mau rebellion

My maternal grandmother Isabella Wairimu Kibuchi & Mum, circa 1985. They have both taken me back in time to about 1870, with interesting oral history, including that of my maternal great great grandfather, Gachugi wa Gitahiki

My maternal grandmother Isabella Wairimu Kibuchi, 1984, at our rural home in Kibirigwi, Kirinyaga District, Kenya. She's been staying at my parent's place in Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, since 2002, following an attempt on her life

Dad and Mum at our rural home in Kibirigwi, Kirinyaga District, Kenya, 1984

Our rural home in Kibirigwi, Kirinyaga District, Kenya, 1984. L-R: Mum, my eldest brother Mwangi, & my maternal grandmother Isabella Wairimu Kibuchi

My younger sisters Chiku and Maria, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December 1984

My younger brother Njoroge and my youngest sister Chiku, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December 1984

Yours truly, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December 1984. On the left is Mary Watare, and my youngest sister Chiku

My eldest brother Mwangi & yours truly, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December 1984. This was 2 years after the release of Michael Jackson's legendary "Thriller" Album. I don't think I'll ever get sick of listening to "Thriller

Yours truly, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December 1984. I used to love that track-suit top, and both kept it & wore it till it was faded and worn-out!

Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December 1985. Left is Lucy and right is my youngest sister Chiku

My youngest sister Chiku, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December 1985. Took this photo from our room. Chiku wasn't even aware! I've always had a liking for photos where the individual is unaware that a photo is being taken of him or her

Mum and my youngest sister Chiku, Holy Family Cathedral Church, Nairobi, Kenya, 1986. Chiku was in primary school then, at Nairobi's Loreto Covent Valley Road School. She's in the school uniform

My younger sister Maria, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, 1986

My younger brother Njoroge, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December 1986

Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, 11th December 1986. L-R: Mum, my younger brother Njoroge, my younger sister Maria, Dad, & my youngest sister Chiku. It was Dad's 51st birthday! He was in such a good mood that day, I remember

Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, 11th December 1986. L-R: Mum, my younger sister Maria, my younger brother Njoroge, yours truly, & my youngest sister Chiku. It was Dad's 51st birthday! He was in such a good mood that day, I remember

Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, 11th December 1986. L-R: Mum, yours truly, Dad, & my youngest sister Chiku. It was Dad's 51st birthday! He was in such a good mood that day, I remember

My younger brother Njoroge, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December school holidays of 1986. That's me partly cut off on the left

Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December school holidays of 1986. L-R: My younger sister Maria, my younger brother Njoroge, & my youngest sister Chiku

My younger sister Maria in a stylish and classy pose, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December school holidays of 1986

My younger brother Njoroge in a stylish and classy pose, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December school holidays of 1986

My youngest sister Chiku in a stylish and classy pose, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December school holidays of 1986. I used to love that t-shirt

Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December school holidays of 1986. L-R: My youngest sister Chiku, my younger sister Maria (hidden), & my younger brother Njoroge. I like this photo a lot. I told them to strike classy poses and "Voila"!

My younger brother Njoroge and my younger sister Maria in striking poses, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December school holidays of 1986

My youngest sister Chiku and my younger sister Maria, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December school holidays of 1986

My younger brother Njoroge, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December school holidays of 1986. I took this photograph. I was trying some stylish angle photography. Didn't quite come out the way I wanted!

My youngest sister Chiku feeling on top of the world, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December school holidays of 1986

My younger sister Maria, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December school holidays of 1986. This was a surprise photo. I asked Maria to please come for a minute. When she opened the door to their room, I "clicked"!

Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, December school holidays of 1986. L-R: My younger sister Maria, yours truly, & my youngest sister Chiku. It was my younger brother Njoroge who took this photo

My youngest sister Chiku, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, 1987

My younger brother Njoroge & yours truly, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, February 1988. It was early on a weekday morning I remember (rush hour), & the jam on Langata Road was a nightmare in those days! Whose idea was it to take a photo

Mum and Dad, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya,1990

Our rural home, Kibirigwi, Kirinyaga District, Kenya, 1990. L-R: Mum, my late maternal grandfather Kibuchi wa Mwangi, & Dad. Either me or my eldest sister Tatu, took this photograph

My late maternal grandfather Kibuchi wa Mwangi, at our rural home, Kibirigwi, Kirinyaga District, Kenya, 1990. He passed away in 1992. He and I never got to bond as much as my maternal grandmother & I have. We bonded quite a bit in August 1983

My maternal grandmother Isabella Wairimu Kibuchi at our rural home, Kibirigwi, Kirinyaga District, Kenya, 1990

Dad, Mum and a niece at my paternal Aunt Jacinta's place in Ruiru, Kenya, 1990

My younger sister Maria, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, 1990. Whenever I see this photo, I remember the year 1990!

My younger sister Maria, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, 1990. Partly cut off to the right is Dad

Mum and my younger sister Maria, Moi Estate, Langata, Nairobi, Kenya, 1990. I like this photo a lot. Maria has a typical rebellious "I dont have time for this" teenage look on her face...!

Naivasha House Seniors, Kenya High School, Nairobi, Kenya, 1993. This is when my youngest sister Chiku was in fourth form. She's in a semi-squating position in a white t-shirt, to the right of the photo. I love this kind of photos... Simply You!