This week my boss continued with what has now developed into an obsession with my maternity progress, ‘are you sure you’re only four months gone, you look bigger than that’, she jibed, in the meeting. Of course everyone laughed just thankful that it wasn’t them in her firing line.
I’ve also noticed too that as her side-lining plan develops I’m being relegated to ‘optional’ on her meeting request emails, subtle, I’ll give her that.
After the meeting she cornered me with the ‘can I have a word?’ routine, telling me that she’d been having a think about my ‘situation’ and understood that I would probably want to relinquish some of my responsibilities as ‘things’ got more difficult for me.
Wondering where this was going, I assured her that I felt fine an