Alone she sits, hard concrete, blazing sun…by Chuck Duboff

A very special read after an emotional experience yesterday

Chuck's Eclectic Blog.

© Chuck Duboff    ***I ask that you please read my note below the second picture.***

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She sits,

Age…unknown,

Sad eyes,

Hands held out,

Hard concrete…

Her home.

Blazing sun,

Baking her Aztec skin.

Endless days,

Alone,

Very alone,

Sadly alone…

Begging…

To survive,

Just one more day…

While the rich,

The well clothed,

Life’s smiles…

Pass her by.

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***I have walked from the Canto del Son resort to the “downtown” shop/restaurant area three times already.  It is a good 45 minute walk each way under the blazing sun.  I am always sure to wear a hat and have a bottle of water with me.

Each time I have done this walk I have passed the lady.  With each time passing her, my heart broke and my guilt rose.  Today I stopped and tried to speak with her…there was no response, but a blank stare.  I…

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