Suparni are mostly portraits of women who fall into prostitution. Lucky, before falling away, Suparni have turned again. Once, when he was so "bad people", can be easy money and the amount is quite a lot.
Now, at the age of 60 years, is Suparni clothes washers and masseur. Even more touching, she activists Yasinan an assembly in his village, Kepuhkembeng, Peterongan District, Jombang, East Java.
However, this is the portrait of a Suparni, the streetwalker who repent. That night, after massaging their clients, tell us about Suparni Suparni young parents. He quickly married, divorced too quickly. Mojongapit her husband from the village, Jombang District Municipality. When divorced in the 1950s, the age of 19 years.
Suparni indeed still have parents, Ngatemo-Sampiran, but they are just around the peanut vendors. Suparni can not keep quiet when he saw his parents more often only eat once a day.
However, with no formal education elementary school graduation, Suparni realized he could not work in a factory.Shortcuts were taken.
Escorted her parents, she was desperate to ride public transportation Watutulis, Sidoarjo. Suparni recalled, at that time there Watutulis localization of the lower classes of the dim shop. "Now it may be gone,"
Watutulis is an old area began bustling baron-baron Europe thanks to establish a sugar factory before completion of the 19th century. Were common, prostitution is rife in some kinds of people crowded the sugar factory. History tells, sugar mills scattered soon after the Governor-General of the Netherlands Van Den Bosch on August 13, 1830 agreed to a massive sugar cane plantation in Central Java and East Java.
The Suparni not scavenge money by selling the body there.Subsequently, he moved around localization. At first localization Distance in Surabaya, then localization of the late Suwono Blong Balongcangkring upbringing in Mojokerto.
What is unique, the complex where she had practiced, almost every day Suparni always returned to his home in Jombang.
The way it was done because every day he must hand over his money to his parents, and by caring for two young nephews, who took part in the home of his parents. Suparni admitted sufficient "demand" wherever he is practicing.
The secret, he almost always give better service to male customers masher. "When finished playing, usually I massage his body,"
said Suparni reveal his secret. That is why, added Suparni, male philanderer who has ever served, not just a one-time coming, but several times.
Because, at that time he had fixed gendhakan, a trucker transports petroleum origin Ambon, which is domiciled in Jombang. "I'm usually invited to his home. Incidentally he did not have a wife, an old bachelor,"
In sickness, Suparni then promise to myself to stop the work of a sinful and going back the way pleasing to God after recovery.
Gendhakan his own, for example, insisted that Suparni keep working as usual. In fact, the gendhakan promised to marry her immediately if Suparni still undergoing profession. "But i do not believe it, Cook wanted to marry, but what i also plunged. I then left him,"
said Suparni. From the neighbors, contempt-scorn and suspicion also appear when Suparni mulai swerved by working odd jobs, began washing clothes, cleaning the house, as well as helping a neighbor prepare for sale around the chicken satay. For me at that time, no matter what job I will do as long as kosher.
Finally, because of the seriousness Suparni to return to the right path, the people in his village began to put their trust. Those who know Suparni also be massaged, begin to use his services. Because massage works to overcome stiff and tired, so Suparni name known so that the demand quite a lot of massage to arrive. Once massaged, Suparni usually paid Rp 20,000 to Rp 25,000. Massage demand comes from the same village or neighboring residents of other villagers. "If there are customers outside the village, usually I dibonceng motorcycle by relatives or their children,"
explained Suparni. "Do not know, every day there's always people who ask for a massage. I so believe, provided we really work and work honestly, God will give us sustenance,"
he said. Suparni also felt, that kosher food was brought blessed. In fact, he's day-to-day economic even helped his nephew who lived with her family at this time.
Along with that, also is increasingly enhanced their worship activities, both personal worship such as prayer in the mosque five times berjemaah local orchard and also active as a board Yasinan. A neighbor said she never saw Suparni absent in the study. When night comes, if again there is no activity or call massage, he chose to hang out in front of the television.