A businesswoman has expressed profound disappointment after purchasing a bale of second-hand clothes that failed to meet her expectations.
The “mtumba” (used clothing) vendor burst into tears upon opening the KSh 67,000 bale, revealing the extent of her frustration.
In a video shared on TikTok, the disheartened woman broke down as she displayed the clothes she had bought.
She disclosed that she had invested over KSh 67,000 in this bale of clothes.
The video quickly gained traction and became viral, drawing the empathy of netizens who could relate to her situation.
Many shared their own similar experiences and expressed their sympathy for her disappointment.
@Amazing_DivaDe said: “So sorry sister.”
@ifeanyipeace681 commented: “Sorry dear picking is the best you will be seeing what you want to buy.”
@user7481333659977 reacted: “Why didn’t you open it there and check it.”
@Stellamaris Obiakor said: This is heartbreaking.” @okoyerita880 said: “I can relate, so sorry.” @ThickieEmpress_Ugo reacted: “Sorry dear.”
@kcfree said: “Depend on what you order, that’s why I go for kids wear.”
@Cyndy5976 said: “So sorry dear.”
Alongside offering comfort, some netizens also provided advice, suggesting that the lady should exercise greater selectivity when purchasing second-hand clothes.
They recommended buying “mtumba” items individually rather than investing in an entire bale.