Everywhere you look, there are women. A few old men tottering about, a few children running about. But no able-bodied men anywhere.
Where are the men? In the cities, working on minimum wages, saving as much as they can, so their wife and children can eat.
They do not like it, but do they have a choice when the rural economy has collapsed completely?
The men are forced to move to the cities. The women keep the village going. But for how long?
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