Certainly, you've likely encountered individuals peddling jeruk buah at traffic lights, and it's common knowledge that they operate as part of a syndicate.
However, a TikTok user shared a different encounter in Pasir Tumbuh, Kelantan, where an elderly woman was seen selling kuih and snacks in baskets, walking between cars at a traffic light. Drivers, moved by her situation had even purchased from her.
The TikTok user also bought two packets of kuih, and the grateful woman raised her arms, praying for blessings for his kind generosity. The video stirred emotions, with the user expressing the difficulty of witnessing such scenarios, especially with an elderly woman at a traffic light.
He emphasized the sacrifices parents make for their children, and many Malaysians in the comments expressed sadness, pledging support for the hardworking mak cik. Some shared that she has been selling tasty kuih for a long time, highlighting the challenging circumstances she faces, as her child is severely ill and bedridden.