In order to feed the small family, his mother works in the garden and plants fruits and vegetables for the neighborhood. David’s parents have not been together for two years. His father had a major alcohol and violence problem for years. As soon as David’s mother questioned the father’s intentions, he reacted violently and hit her and the children. After this happened a few times David’s mother grabbed him and his sister and came to the Soweto slums. Since then, their life has changed fundamentally and the family has heard nothing from his father.
David has learned from his past and has the dream of becoming a police officer to arrest all the violent and drunk people who sell alcohol illegally.
Davis loves his little sister the most in his life. In his free time he likes to play, like drinking tea, writing stories and painting pictures.
His favorite color is black because he thinks this color makes his pictures look good.
David is a pupil at kawaha primary school and currently in grade one. He like mathematic and playing games in school.