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What’s up with the drioma in the window waiting to take these kids away?
I strongly recommend reading Jack London’s People of the Abyss. As an investigating reporter, JL attempted living as a local for a few weeks, sleeping as a lodger, or in worhouses, or outdoors. You can find it at gutenberg.org
It’s terrifying. Bonus: to set up his project, he gets the help of a police officer nicknamed Johnny Upright. It’s the same Johnny Upright (sergeant Thicke) involved in the Jack the Ripper affair in 1888.
there are still kids like that in every country, thanks to the miracles of crapitalism