Scavengers do not enter our village.
The signs aren’t welcoming for scavengers picking a life in the countryside south of Yogyakarta, central Java.
“Why are the villages anti-scavenger?” I asked a fisherman, as we squished small pink worms onto barbed hooks at a village fish pond.
“Because they take everything," he replied. "Even items which have not been deliberately left outside our houses for collection or recycling.”
Aturan Kampung: MO limo larangan keras di RT 2.
You are now entering a village in which MO limo is absolutely forbidden.