Divide & Segregate | Uniform 2

Hey! 

So this is the next instalment of Uniform. This section gives a bit more insight into the class system in this world. Hope you enjoy it!

The stars marked a person’s status in society. 5 stars were worn by highly ranked government officials; 4 stars, mainly by important business men; 3 stars by lower ranked government officials and law enforcement officers; 2 stars by the regular working class like Matthew; 1 star, the lowest rank, was worn by the outcasts of society. 1 star was worn by people who were born different, or were unable to complete their work; people who were a burden to society. Originally, 1 star meant an eventual death sentence until the day came that they were found to be more useful as test subjects for scientific advances and helpers for the upper class. Still, it was rare to see someone with 1 star walking the streets anymore.

When the bus arrived Matthew quickly scurried to his designated class area near the back of the bus. The trip to work was uneventful for the most part until a one 1-star citizen walked on at the next stop and slowly shuffled to the back of the bus. His suit was dirty and torn in places but looked to have once been expensive, a disgruntling look aided by the man’s dishevelled beard. Even more incredible, the man wasn’t wearing his tie.

Matthew quickly left the bus at his stop after which he cast a last look towards the 1-star man who, to Matthew’s surprise, had also left the bus. Shrugging off the strange situation, Matthew walked into the office building. He had recently been assigned a job at the conscription building. The last time he had walked through the doors of the building, he had left with a job. Now he would be on the other side of the desk, deciding where the best workplace for applicants would be.

There you have it! The 2nd part of Uniform! Part 3 will be posted tomorrow!

 

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Hey! I'm Oliver. I am Danish Colombian and grew up in Ukraine but live in London now so you are likely to hear about these places when talking to me. I'm generally very happy and energetic but will someties take a twist into talking about really depressing or gory things but people get used to that around me. I love love love food! I could eat 24/7 if I had food (Pronounced Ice-cream) in front of me! I Like to try new things but it doesn't happen as often as I'd like cause I enjoy sleeping and lying in bed more... but what can you do ;P So thats it about me for now though you'll probably learn more about me by reading my posts! Oh and I want to be a singer/actor/author in the future so there will definitely be posts about that in my blog!

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