Flash Fiction

It’s About Time! #FridayFotoFiction


Lena and Tamara have been fighting this fight for over three years. Alone. But, together.

They met Sue through Lizzie, who was practicing law with Sue in the same firm, which Sue had joined six months back.

And, today they saw a ray of hope.

Samie and Nat also sailing in the same boat joined the pack recently.  Over these six months from being alone to a group of six they had made their case much stronger, pushing the court to reconsider their petition. Samie and Nat also sailing in the same boat joined the pack recently.  

Their petition to lift off section 377 giving them and everyone alike the right to live free, the right to live equal.

Lena and Tamara had already started planning their wedding and the bridesmaid dresses. The time has come when they can now think of spending their life together, as a couple, legally.

Word Count: 150 Words

I strongly feel for the LGBT community and the fact that they are still denied the right to spend their lives as they wish. Just because they are different from us and do not fall into the set category of male and female, doesn’t mean we look down upon them. Instead of considering them as the dirt in the lotus pond, can we take them as a new species of lotus in the same pond? Let’s all hope the government takes off section 377 and gives these people their to live, to love, to be equal.

Linking this post to @Mayuri6  and @twinklingtina  for FridayFotoFiction

Author: rashi mital

A mother and a travel enthusiast, I love speed and am proud of my driving skills. In my free time I love reading, writing, and sometimes doing nothing. I try to live every moment and believe in living young despite the age.

3 Comments on “It’s About Time! #FridayFotoFiction

  1. This is a nice take on the photo. More and more people should come forward to support the LGBT community to live their lives the way they want to and the first step in this direction is to accept them as normal human beings.

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