113. Homeless People
Los Angeles is a big city. There are
of people here. But thousands of people have
home. They are homeless people. They live on
sidewalks. They sleep on the sidewalks. They are
street people. They don’t have cars. They have
carts. They fill the carts with their belongings.
put their extra clothes into the carts. They
their blankets into the carts. Many homeless people
downtown. They live near the newspaper building. They
near the courthouse. They live near fancy condos.
have no money. They sit on the sidewalk
day. People walk by them. They ask people
money. People say they don’t have any money.
are missions downtown. These missions feed homeless people.
give them free lunches. They feed them every
. Some missions have beds. Homeless people sleep in
beds. But there are more homeless people than
. There are not enough beds for the homeless
. So most homeless people sleep on the sidewalk.
sleep next to their shopping carts.