So much in so less

She breathed in deep and smelled the cool wind that carried with it the humid stench of plastic that won’t decay, human faeces, open gutters and pig food. Men bathed themselves in the gutter water pool so that they would be clean. Women scrubbed their utensils in the same water with ash to remove dirty food stains. Tiny black children splashed in that water like it was a Jacuzzi retreat.

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