This micro fiction was written for a contest which was conducted when the Rio Olympic games were on. The theme given was “sports”.
“Proud of our girls – Sindhu, Sakshi and Dipa! More power to them.” , he posted hastily on his Facebook profile and scurried out of the house.
He managed to arrive at the supermarket just in time. He heaved a sigh of relief and reached for his pockets. His daughter’s sports camp form was now his grocery list.
~ Anupama Dalmia ~