Bowden's ABC Book of India, Page 6
C for the Coolie
so fond of a doze.
D for the Dhobie
who bangs out the clothes.
basket carry burden tree dhobie coolie fence sitting sky walk sit path turban labor Sleep nap hang clothes shoes green idle hardworking washer jobs in india work laborer mustache bag sunset lazy underline doze bangs man woman struggle manpower tired sentence parachute barefoot elfish derogatory minority proportion Indian representation imperialism colonialism maid servant worker oriental back condescending exploitation greenery C D curved shoes Rest laborers servants heavy slave mountains scenery weary hill