That following year, Uncle Tobias retired. He knew quite well what to do next. With the lump sum he got from  the government, he bought a plot in Odzi. Kuminda mirefu. The land was fertile and quite suitable for growing maize, mbambaira nenzungu.
He also bought a few beasts and a scotch cart.
 boy riding a scotch cart
Kuminda Mirefu – New Plots
Mbambaira – Sweet Potatoes
Nzungu – Groundnuts

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