- Nesma Farhat was working at her desk when she saw a cleaner, Gandi, gently collecting leaves and twigs
- She then spotted Gandi arranging the leaves to form a heart on the pavement
- The 30-year-old cleaner, who had no idea he was being watched, stood for a while to stare at the heart on the ground before he swept it away
- According to him, he was lonely and was thinking about his spouse and family back in India
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A street cleaner working in Dubai has reached out to his wife despite the distance between them.
The lonely Indian man was sweeping the streets when he suddenly developed the urge to be close to his wife so he used dried leaves to make the shape of a heart.
Ramesh Gandi used his tools to assemble the leaves and took his time to arrange the dried up material.
The 30-year-old was emotional and sad and felt a wave of loneliness overtake him whenever the thought of the love of his life crossed his mind. This is what he explained after the photo made its way around the world.
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A resident spotted Gandi’s little labour of love and took the photo that was later shared on social media.
The Dubai local, Nesma Farhat, was blown away by how beautiful Gandi’s silent message was and kept watching the man build his tiny heart on the pavement.
She was working at her desk when she became interested in what the cleaner was doing. Speaking to the Khaleej Times, Nesma said the 30-year-old man stared at his work of art for some moments before sweeping it away and proceeding with his job.
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Gandi said he was thinking about his home, wife and family at the time. He added that he was not aware anyone was watching him as he sent his love to his wife through meditation over the leaves on the pavement.
“I was very surprised to see the photograph online. On the day the photograph was taken, I was thinking about home,” the cleaner noted.
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Fans could totally relate as most people have had to make sacrifices and implement precautions that they never in their wildest dreams ever imagined they would have to.
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