“You will have to leave us and go someday..”

She had heard this all her childhood like any other Indian girl and honestly she was prepared for what was to come.

“I don’t want you to leave me and go..” 

But it was the first time in 17 years of her existence that she had said this to her mother.

And that is when she realized how uncertain her life had become.

And she? Was as unprepared as ever.