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Soaked in Sewage, Rinsed in Dirty Water: Doin’ the Laundry in Nepal — By Jennifer Shipp
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Soaked in Sewage, Rinsed in Dirty Water: Doin’ the Laundry in Nepal — By Jennifer Shipp

In some parts of Kathmandu, there are women who can be hired to do laundry. I don’t know the specifics of how the women go about doing the laundry, but their services are advertised with a sign and they promise the laundry will be returned within a specified period of time. I’d like to think there are washing machines in a back room somewhere, but somehow, I doubt it.

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