Poor Man Cleaning ‘Canal’ to Earn Money Breaks Hearts of Netizens
The heartbreaking photos of a poor man cleaning ‘canal’ to earn money to feed his family breaths the hearts of the netizens.
Nowadays, a lot of people all around the world are experiencing poverty due to the coronavirus pandemic. Aside from the negative health impact, the pandemic also affects the global economy.
The health crisis left thousands or even millions of people all across the globe jobless and just rely on financial help being given by the government and kind-hearted individuals.
A Facebook user named Francis Jun has shared the photos of a poor man asking to clean the canal of some residents in exchange of money. The photos garnered various reactions from the online community.
In the photos, it can be seen that the man is working hard to clean and removed all the trash from the canal. The guy is so desperate to earn money and bring food to his beloved family amid the health crisis.
Initially, Francis would like to decline the man’s offer but eventually accept it after realizing that the person really needs cash.
Here is the full post:
“Ang aga may lumapit sa tindahan akala ko bibili nang tanungin ko kung ano po kailangan sabi nya pwede daw ba nya linisin ung kanal para daw may maiuwi sya sa pamilya nya mecq wala daw syang work, overgrown na planung mga damo. Auko sana kasi ako talaga maglilinis ng kanal sa tapat namin. Kaya lang naawa ako kay kuya kaya pumayag nalang ako. Kaya kung makaka abot sainyo si kuya at makiusap. Sana pagbigyan nyo na para makatulong nmn. Mahirap lang din ako. Asa lang din pero alam ko mas mahirap kalagayan ni kuya. Hindi cguro nya gagawin yan kung di langbtalaga kailangan……kayo na bahala sa kanya.”
The social media users expressed their reactions to the post:
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