She shared the cubicle with other team members. Another woman and two men. And, like every year, the same discussion started again.
“Why do we celebrate International Women’s Day? I don’t think, We need to dedicate an entire day to women. Men are the endangered species. Isn’t there enough equality all around the world?”, He joked.
“So, Do you think that our society is gender neutral?”, She asked.
“I think so”, he replied mockingly. His phone rang as he stopped laughing. He received his sister’s call.
“No, I told you once. You are not going alone. The city is not safe enough for you to travel alone.”, he started the conversation.
Both the women in the cubicle smiled at the irony.
I am participating in A to Z Challenge for the second consecutive year and my theme this year is Flash Fiction.