The balloon seller and his boy - cycling gypsies

gypsies Feb 9, 2018

A few years back, I had come across a group of cycling gypsies from Rajasthan who cycled several miles across the country from place to place, eeking out a living by making handicrafts. I came across another one today. A father-son duo on a bicycle selling multi-colored balloons.

Nobody seems to notice them as they made their way in the crowded bylanes. I stopped to say hello, gave them a small amount of money that they gladly accepted, and bought the kids some bananas. The smile on the lad's face just made my day!

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Ashutosh Bijoor

Adventurer, mathematician, software architect, cyclist, musician, aspiring wood worker