My theme for this year’s Blogging from A to Z April Challenge is Feelings and Emotions from A to Z in 55 Words. Today, X is for Xenophobic.
My uneasiness was mounting with each step that he took towards me.
“I AM stupid. Why did I take this route?”
“Look away, look away”, I kept chanting.
My pace matched my heart rate.
I felt for the cigarettes in my pocket.
The smell and taste of the smoke belonged to the world I knew.
*Xenophobia is an unfounded morbid fear or hatred of strangers or foreigners.