He picked up his half-full bottle and poured the water down the sink. He had the habit of stocking fresh water every day. He put down the bottle on the table and moved tp the bathroom. Three buckets need change of water.

Somewhere else, a 10-year old was trudging forward tightly holding his empty water-can. He reached the nearest well after an hour. The dry pit looked back at him. Tear drops rolled down his cheeks, and he gathered them in his can.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s