She sat alone at the table. The banquet was full and the tables spilling over, yet no one would move to hers.
No smiles were given, nor small talk or jokes.
Only hard stares, whispers, and scowls were handed to her.
Quite snippets of conversation made their way to her ears.
“Can you believe?”
“How dare she…”
“What a scandal.”
Her heinous crime against the people was leaving them in their dead-end jobs and trying to make a better life for herself.
Part of the ongoing saga that is the Trifecta Challenge.