Storyteller: Many years ago there was a man called Patrick, that man was a butcher. One day Patrick went to the market, he saw a beautiful girl and that girl was called Mwiza.
Patrick: Hello! What is your name?
Mwiza: My name is Mwiza, and you?
Patrick: My name is Patrick
Mwiza: What is your job Patrick?
Patrick: I am a butcher, what about you?
Mwiza: I am a singer
Patrick: Could you give me your phone number please?
Mwiza: My phone number is 0722---06587
Patrick: Thank you Mwiza
Storyteller: Even if Patrick got that phone number he did not know that Mwiza has HIV. One day Patrick went to visit Mwiza.
Patrick: Hello Mwiza! How are you?
Mwiza: I am fine, are you coming to visit me?
Patrick: yes, of course
Storyteller: When Patrick returned home, he dreamed that one day he will marry Mwiza
Patrick: Ooohh! I had good dream, let me go to propose Mwiza
Storyteller: Patrick asked Mwiza, could you marry me?
Mwiza: with out hesitation Mwiza said yes!!
Storyteller: After few days Patrick and Mwiza got married but Patrick didn't remember that before marriage and have sex you should get an HIV test. After marriage and had sex with his wife Mwiza Patrick remembered to consult a doctor. when Patrick arrived to hospital he knock on doctor's door.
Doctor: Yes, come in
Patrick: Doctor I want to get HIV test
Doctor: Yes Patrick it is your right
Doctor: Sorry man!!! You have HIV virus
Patrick: Oooh!!! It can not be true. you are lying me
Doctor: No, I am not lying you, because you did sex with infected person
Patrick: How HIV spread?
Doctor: It spred in differeny ways, through unprotected sex with infected person, through sharing sharp object with someone who has HIV...
Patrick: May I take medecine and become well
Doctor: There is no cure of HIV but they are medecine which reduce HIV
Soryteler: Patrick went home feeling sad
Mwiza : Honey, why are you sad?
Patrick: Don't make noise from me?
Mwiza: why are you telling your wife that bad ward?
Patrick: Because you caused me trouble
Mwiza: Whick trouble did I cause to you?
Patrick: You infected me HIV
Mwiza: What? I don't understand
Patrick: You have HIV
Mwiza: I didn't have sex before, how am I infected?
Patrick: HIV don't only spread during sex, you can be infected by sharing sharp object with someone who has HIV
Storyteller: Then Mwiza remembered that one day she was prick by needle which hurted Kalisa and Kalisa has HIV virus
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Storyteller: Many years ago there was a man called Patrick, that man was a butcher. One day Patrick went to...
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