the girl said while

holding her tattered shirt,

you’re lucky

you have everything

as she receives a portion

of my burger meal.

thank you

i mumbled,

as i showed her

the hole in my pants.

Author's Notes/Comments: 

I witnessed the above scenario between a street urchin begging from a teenager who's coming out of McDonald's.

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A good lesson in not judging others until we have the full facts.Thought provoking piece.

Smile.. it is the cheapest facelift.