Unless we were born with silver spoon in our mouth or unless we are children of Bill Gates we all have to work to earn a living. Some are more fortunate than others when they can afford lots of things in their life from the income they earn but those less fortunate have to struggle just to make ends meet.
A fisherman was repairing his fishing net in preparing to go for deep-sea fishing
A lady trader manning her vegetable stall at the Siti Khadijah Central Market in Kota Bharu
A hawker preparing mouthwatering fresh watermelon juice
This job is not suitable at all for those afraid of height
A lady manning a sundry shop at the PJ Old Town Market
A trishaw puller in Kuala Besut. Despite his old age he was still strong cycling his trishaw ferrying the passengers around Kuala Besut town.
A hot air balloon pilot was pumping in the hot air into his balloon envelope during the First Putrajaya International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta
Yong tau foo seller at Kelana Jaya Pasar Tani (Agro Market)
An ice-cream seller
Chicken seller at Kelana Jaya Pasar Tani (Agro Market)
A lady trader with her customer at the Kuala Besut weekly market
A vegetable seller was sorting his vegetables at the PJ Old Town Wet Market
Two banana ride operators were towing their banana ride preparing to go home in Teluk Kemang Beach in Port Dickson
From the bottom of my heart I sincerely salute those people who persevere, despite the hardship and meagre income, to make an honest living to feed and provide clothes and shelter to their family.
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