He was not in the race when it began; they were all miles ahead of him. And then the movement began, silently though. “When we can no longer change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves.” The first was when he secured admission for studies overseas. All were astounded. None expected this of him. On completing his education while all waited in the queue, he went out in the sun and secured his own, and moved higher by sheer hard work.
Three years later walked in with the girl he would want to spend the rest of his years.
Three years later to them was born a girl, and now
Three years later he has given them a roof, a place we all call home.