Shanti came from a humble background. Grew up on the border of being poor and middle-class.
Life got better with each passing year and decades later she was on the border of being middle-class and moneyed-class.
On her retirement day she hit the jackpot on the lottery and found herself smack in the middle of the moneyed-class.
You can spot her easily. She’s the one in backyard summer parties sweating under the folds of her garish silk dress and a network of gold jewellery wrapped around her neck when all around her lounge in plaid cotton and laugh at her.
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