“Did you know Mita is living in the same city as you are?” a friend informed him over the phone, “every Friday she walks from metro station to the synagogue.”
“From Kochin to Canada!” Samir wondered as he parked his car,“ Mita has come a long way; all god’s will!”
Samir Sheikh and Mita Cohen were close friends from childhood. Eventually, their faiths came in between – Samir a muslim and Mita a Malabar jew.
Implication of a muslim man waiting outside a syanagogue dawned upon Samir, when the police officer demanded,“sir, show me some identification, please!”
Word Count: 98
This is an effort to write aflash fiction effort with the Friday fictioneers, 03rd, May, 2019, using picture prompt provided by host Rochelle Wisoff-Fields. Other stories can be found here
Photo Prompt : Roger Bultot