“Changing with time, Mangu Ram?” remarked a customer, looking at the painted walls, plastic chairs, covered table and artificial flowers, “business appears to be booming!”
“Mangu Ram’s sweet and snacks” is part of small town’s history. A meeting point and an eatery that sold sweets, fried snacks and tea. Most ate standing up, many took their purchase home. Shop was lucky for Mangu Ram. His children were educated and daughter got married.
“These youngsters think money grows on tree!” commented an unhappy Mangu Ram from behind his cash box, “no improvement in business, but my helpers no longer sleep on the floor.”
Word Count: 102
Photo Prompt : Rochelle Wisoff-Fields