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Should I feel guilty as I sit in a restaurant and eat

As a homeless man walks by with no shoes on his feet

He looks at me and my plate as I sit at the table

He wants to join me but financially he’s not able

I look down at my plate until he is out of sight

Wondering where he will go and will he eat tonight

What could I do for the man with bare feet

I could have asked him to join me at my table to eat

by Alton Carter