A Street Hawker
A street hawker is a common sight in towns and cities. He is found moving from street to street from morning till sunset. He carries his things sometimes on his head, somtimes in his hands and sometimes in van. He generally buys his goods at a cheeper rate and sells them at a good profit. A streethawker is very cunning. He knows his business very well. His customers are children and women. He brings toys, sweets, and other things for children and sells them at a fixed price at a good rate. He also brings fruits, clothings, bangles, ribbons, fancy goods and things of domestic uses for women. He speaks in differents ways to draw the attention of his customers. Sometimes he sings and dances to draw the attention of his customer.
A hawker also knows the time of his business. He does not come when the housemasters are at home. Rather he comes when the housemasters are out of home and when the women are free from their household work and duties. He earns very little and lives from hand to mouth. However, he is very useful person who supplies various necessary things city and town dwellers.