On December 1, 2017, I whipped my dusty black Camaro into a parking space outside our office building as I had many Fridays before. I’m well into my work routine…when [ping] an emailed with the subject line “Lakisha Fox_Termination_12/4/2017…” hit my work inbox. It’s shortly after 9:00 am. I don’t flinch. I’m determined to remain poised.