To Gulai, paseri was always lighter than man, in spite of the heavier account of the former. Bisobabu fretted for him in himself. If there were other villagers present at this time, they informed him, " You fool! Don't you see that six paseri is heavier than half -a- man. But Gulai never believed them, " Mind your own business” and addressing Bisobabu, he said, "Go on treating the enemies to tea. They are all but to loot you."
People laughed at Gulai's talk. No one minded Gulai's speech. Indeed, they envied Bisobabu's luck, "Oh! How lucky you are! Where did you get this Kirant!! Villagers would begin to tell tales of people whose luck when awoke.. . "You won't believe that Kirant came and dug him a pond."
In course of time the relationship between Bisobabau and Gulo did not remain stuck to that of master and servant. Bisobabu's wellwisher was Gulo's wellwisher. Those who envied Bisobabu were Gulo's enemy. If Bisobabu ever brought such people to tea in the courtyard, Gulai, would begin to whimper. He would move restlessly from courtyard to house, thumping his feet, and growl like a mongoose,
"..... Hark! ... Keep your kingdom. I won't stay here... Treat them chai of fatty milk. Go on ... You'll see from tomorrow when you'll have to go on the back of buffalo... Then, you'll see." Gulai never spoke to Bisobabu looking into his eyes. He looked at something else while speaking to him. Mostly, Bisobabu approved of him. He thought if Gulo went away he would be a lame, without limbs and hands. Strange creature was Gulai. The buffaloes he served so much he never ever tasted its milk.
Some more of Gulai's 'foolishness' spread in the world. For example when Bisobabu's sons returned home from the hostel, Gulai would ask Bisobabu for some money from his salary, go to the weekly Chakmaka market and buy home meat or fish. Bisobabu would taunt Gulai, "Are! Why did you go to buy fish leaving so many works?" And Gulai would presently start his own, derogating Bisobabu, "Hunh! As if you are ever going to treat them. For you it's all money, nothing the man". Bisobabu teased somewhat more, " What Great Men are they for whom..." Grinding his teeth, Gulo would burst out, standing, "Do they plough like me and you that they would do just with the rice dol and vegetables? Mind is spent in studying. If they won't eat meat and fish how would the mind work?" Gulai would go home and warn, "Don't offer milk to anyone else till the lads are here, and listen, if you do this I'll break the cups and plates." Bisobabu's wife would scold Gulai before others, "What business do you have to meddle with the works in the home? Mind your work outside." But it was believed that she was only glad at this behaviour of Gulo as it rescued her from the bother of borrowing. Moreover, when Ashok and Anil came home in the festivals of Dussehra and Diwali, he brought them sweets also from the fair.
After some years of Gulo's arrival, Bisobabu's economic status had been improving. Land properties had doubled or even tripled. The dwelling had also become tidier. Instead of thatched hut, there stood the walled house with tin-sheets as its roof. One more servant was appointed besides Gulai. Gulai was furious thinking that it was a conspiracy to sack him out. Bisobabu tried hard to explain that the workload had increased, that he could not do it all alone. But he was not to be persuaded, "What wrong did I do that you don't have faith in me? Did I shrink from any work?" Bisobabu said, with some seriousness about him, "Gulai, now you are promoted, aren't you? Now you have to make them and other labourers and ploughmen to work. You are manager now." Gulai complied, but only halfheartedly.