Drabble #83

He watched as the man wearing several layers of too big for his body clothing rummage through the newly opened discarded trash bag, somehow finding treasure inside. Three whole sandwiches.

With a look of absolute amazement the multilayered man walked across the street to assess his new fortune. He looked at the man, the smile that spread across his face at the feast, and knew some odd years back he could have been this man.

At a time when college should have been the only thing to be anticipating, the pangs in his stomach reminded him that his next meal might not be closer than he thought.

With a tear falling from the corner of his eyes, he prayed he would never feel those pangs again.


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