“As e dey sweet us, e dey pain them” – Mother dances happily as her children resume school with angry faces


A Nigerian mother danced happily at home as her three children finally resumed school and headed out in the morning.

The TikTok user with the handle @kokoliciouskoko, shared a video of her three children reluctantly heading back to school while she danced with excitement.

The video captured the relatable experience of parents craving some “me time” once the kids are back in school.

Netizens flooded the comment section, relating to @kokoliciouskoko’s video and sharing their own experiences.

Parents expressed how the only chance for peace and quiet is when their kids are in school.

Koko wrote; “Now I can have my me time without anyone popping in my business. Who else can relate to this mood?”

@Mumisky commented: “Sweetest mood especially when they get extra classes after school.”

@Chinenyenwa reacted: “Me by Monday.”

@Opeyemi olajumoke said: “As e dey pain dem e dey honey you.”

@Shun_x said: “I can relate.”

@Sämâyäh Piñkíshâ Châ said: “I feel you.”

@Mmasi & Ivan said: “Can relate.”

@Esther commented: “If you don’t Gerrit, forget about it.”

@samanrha added: “I have been praying for school to resume but just one day without them the house feels so empty. Now I want holidays.”

See the video below: