First, you hear about the series but you’re like:
It’s not interesting. Boring characters. Bland storyline.
But then, you catch a preview of some scenes and you’re like:
I gotta have this!
You, running to buy data.
Then you start to download it and wait for it to finish like:
Any day now…
But the network is slow.
And then your data finishes on top of it.
So you start to look for episodes from everyone:
You when you finally get the episodes:
Victory is mine!
Then you start watching it and you’re like, “after this last episode I’ll go to bed”
This is the last one. I swear this is the last one. But it isn’t.
You in the morning:
How you wait for the next episode to come out:
I go stay here dey wait for una.
When the season finale ends with a cliffhanger…
…and the next season is a whole year away.
I’m just gonna lie here and wait.
You for the rest of the day:
When you think of all the money spent on buying data:
Then someone tries to tell you about another series:
No thank you! Keep your series to yourself.
But really, in the end you know you won’t be able to stay away for too long.
In the meantime, if you need ideas for a new TV series to binge on, this list on the 10 Nigerian shows you should be watching can help.