“One day, Toza, a former Pro-bender, discovered Mako fighting on the streets and invited the two brothers to live in a room in the attic of the arena and work odd jobs to pay rent, which allows them to focus on Pro-bending.”—
I really like that little snippet we got in the character bios on nicks press release page for Korra! And odd jobs? I can totally see Bolin and Mako sweeping out the whole gym, clearing up all the training equipment, scrubbing shower rooms and toilets with toothbrushes, collecting dirty, sweaty towels. Probably while beeing all dirty and sweaty and half-naked themselves. Yeaah.
Go on, take this as a prompt for fanart, fanfics, discussion, whatever you like. Go on, i tempt you!