The homeless man tonight.

to be pleasant and polite is doable

Fighting the Abuse

I have just had the most eye-opening conversation with a relatively drunk, homeless man….and seeing as he doesn’t readily have access to a computer, but has a story to tell…I thought I’d share it, and get you all thinking about stereotypes in society.

I had met for coffee with a friend, after buying a pair of fluffy/fleecy pyjamas to keep me warm at night; I’m especially sensitive to cold and heat, and as winter is creeping in I’m preparing myself. I finished the coffee, and rushed to the bus stop, already checking emails on my phone and cursing the fact I stopped for the precise hour that the rest of the world exploded and so my inbox was full. My head was racing with to-do lists, and trying not to drown in the depressed feelings which are never far enough away. Basically, I looked like a flappy student rushing through…

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