You both look rather tired." The boys reply
The narrator asks the boys," Must you work so hard? You both look rather tired." The boys reply,"We are not complaining,sir." What do you
learn about the boys from their reply?
Answer: From their reply we can make out that the boys were highly commited and devoted towards work at such a tender age.
They had extreme patience, endurance and tolerance. They were also extremely hard-working.They were non-complaining, rough and tough children who wanted to maintain their dignity and self-respect.