The story begins in the 1900s with the ox-cart man and his family loading his cart with goods they produced over the year. He journeyed to the market to sell these things, including his ox and cart. He also purchased a few items to take back to his family. After he returned home the family began their cycle of producing goods that will be sold at the market the next year. The economic survival of the farmer is dependent upon the condition of each season.
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