She lives at Faleula, and her shop is located at the front of her house on the roadside. She is open seven days of the week from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m., and she manages to get $1,800-$2,000 a week.
She has one child and she is in the Primary Level at school. Her dream is to have a better future for her daughter, and to let the business grow.
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