This man’s heart is made of gold…
Hey man, take my picture!’
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l can' t do it. We too dark."
Yeah, we need some light, Let' s go over there."
Are you homeless?"
How long have you been homeless?"
15 years. We been in Boston (I months. Before that I was in
Washington, Virginia. New York, Philadelphia. Louisiana, Florida-"
Why didn' t you May in Florida? It' s so much warmer."
wanted to see my family. But they don' t want to see me, They don' t
understand depression. They treat me like dirt. Homeless people treat
me betterthan my family.'
And what happened 15 years ago? How did you end up on the streets?"
tried to burn myself twice. I had 30 surgeries. laas dead two times, but
God brought me back. I dent know whr'
And why did you do it?'
l was depressed. Why you crying?'
Because you are a beautiful person, and my family is really messed up,
and We been very depressed. Ithink I can understand you,."
Yes, lam a good person. And when you take people' s pictures, don' t
No, man. I won' t. I like people. That' s why I take their pictures.'
And when you make your portfolio. don' t denigrate people. Let the
pictures speak for themselves.”
will- Are you safe on the streets?’
res. I am.__ And now have to buy me some tooth"
That' s all I have Next time I see you. [will give you more"
No, man- It aim all about money. Give me a hug. And next time you see
me, give me a hug again- And thanks forsaking my pictured'