Took this snap of sparks flying out from the coal stove used to roast butta.A saleswoman stood next to the stove turning over the corns on the flames.
The value of an ear of Corn or whatever its called is 5-10Rs. this lady might be selling a 100 such corns in a day. Her cost would the cost of fuel Mostly coal. At the end of day she might take home a 50 or 100 Rs.
Without getting into the economics of it dont you think its a pretty uncomplicated and simple life.