Demanding respect: It’s an everyday job
“Hey. Hey, you.”
I looked up. “Yes?”
“What’s your name?”
I fumbled with my earbuds and quickly looked around. Broad daylight, a few people nearby also waiting for the bus. My ride was scheduled to arrive in less than four minutes. “Goeun.”
I kept thinking to myself, please don’t talk to me please don’t talk to me please don’t talk to me—“Yeah.” Now leave me alone.
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