Sitting in the air-conditioned office of the General Manager, Hemant was sweating.
“you have worked with us for almost a decade,” manager commented, looking at a piece of paper minutely, “you know that cotton textile business is not profitable anymore.”
“Company has been laying off people,” Hemant’s thought his worst fear was coming true, “Hemant, cannot lose his job. He has a family to take care of.”
“You have experience working with synthetic polymers, don’t you?” the manager read, “we have decided to let you go for a training abroad.”
Nervous, Hemant only heard “let you go” and fainted.
Word Count: 99
Photo Prompt : Sandra Crook