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Busy Bees in Bazaar


Like Honey Bees Humming

At hand distance women sitting with

Leafy vegetables full of basket in front Ritu-bazar. A middle aged women yelling like " Chirrikura, Panaguntaku, Chukkaku, Gongura & Palakura".

Their screaming mixed in sounded bazar, None listens to them...

A bag full of curry leaves placed

On sheet at ground in a lined bunches

All of them, coming from neighbouring town lets

All are agricultural women.

Actually their origin Cultivation...

But ample cross legged sitting

Either sides of roads, no worry about dust and air pollution, There yelling with throat strength like, "Palaku, Panagantaku, Chirraku, Gongura".

They not from B-schools

But their appetite drives them successful business women,

After sunset, as usually rates cut down....

Like four bunches for Ten rupees

Their announced gather a handful customers, all sweeping in few minutes...

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They breathed happy sigh,

Their basket, plastic sheet kept at

Knowing shops, Rushing after sharing auto for easy going home,

Keeping house around, boiling rice, preparing curry for husband and children, after dinner, going to bed in peace full mind, All living delighted successful business women like, inhaling deep air leaving tired world

Into peaceful world in sleeping.....

Subtle Working Happiness


This content is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge and is not meant to substitute for formal and individualized advice from a qualified professional.

© 2020 Jeshurun


Umesh Chandra Bhatt from Kharghar, Navi Mumbai, India on August 09, 2020:

You have narrated it so nicely. I remember the times when I used to visit such small vendors.

OLUSEGUN from NIGERIA on August 03, 2020:

It is good that one continues to do what gives one pleasure, this will give one peace of mind while others bemoan their fates...

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