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IN History & Culture ON 16 Sep, 2016
I know there are times when we all get frustrated with our present life and majorly with our job because we spend good 8-9 hours daily at our workplace. And over time we also get bored doing the same thing for a couple of years. However, what we don't understand is that we all are very lucky, and this includes each one of us because we aren't forced to do odd jobs which existed in the pre historic times.
You'll be astounded to know what all people were forced to do in order to earn bread and butter back in the time.
Because earlier there used to be a 'necessary women' wherein she had to empty the king's chamber pots.
In late 1500's barber's didn't just cut hairs they also removed lice and pulled the teeth as well.
In victorian era, rat catchers helped in controlling rat pouplation in London.
You might laugh but ancient people took orgies seriously and they hired people especially for the orgy planning.
A resurrectionist was like a freelance worker, who dug corpses and sold them to medical schools.
They were the ones who lifted up carriages that held the rich and famous. They worked in teams of two or four to transport people but they were later replaced by horse carriages.
Before mechanical pinsetters were insatlled people had to manually reset the pins.
In earlier days cats were delivered their food by a meat courier. The person used to take scraps of meat from slaughterhouses and then, delivered them door-to-door like a milkman.
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