This week’s photo prompt is provided by TJ Paris. Thank you TJ!
The day my father had informed me that I was going to be married wasn’t exactly the happiest day of my life. In reality, I had screamed about how unfair everything was just because I happened to be born a girl.
My father had sat me down and spoke to me calmly about how the man did not have any choice when it came to marriage. An arranged marriage was simply a way family gained power and nothing more.
However, when I walked into my new home and was escorted to the library I began to see the bright side.
Written for flash fiction for aspiring writers