An imagined gathering

‘Where’re you working now?’
‘I work in the Banking and Finance sector.’
‘Oh, law? Law’s kind of boring after a while.’
‘You can always visit me when you’re sick next time. I’m Dr Tang, after all. No worries.’

He dared not speak for fear of being mocked. His job was not as prestigious or glamourous or well paying as his friends’. Maybe I should simply quit my job and work as a cleaner in a bank, he thought. That way, I can proudly say that I work in a Bank too.