Then, as though fate wanted to add insult to injury, my dog hurt his back and I can't afford to take him to the vet. I tried to bring him up there without paying, and they saw him, but they wouldn't give me the two prescriptions they wrote for him until I paid. They also said if left untreated, he could end up in a dog wheelchair.
I tried being homeless and looking for a job in New Orleans, but sleeping under the bridge proved too much for me to handle, when my dad owns a perfectly fine house (save the remote location). Basically, I just need a car, something that barely runs, maybe even a moped scooter that only goes 35mph. I have decent credit, so if I could reach my goal of $1900 I can finance a certified pre-owned car that I can use to drive Uber and Lyft (already got approved $1900 down). Honestly, however, I'd be happy if all I made was $300. That $300 would at least buy me a nice 10-speed bicycle. Then, I could apply at the Circle K gas station (pray I get hired) or maybe the walgreens about 15 min (via bicycle) past that... I'd just have to leave 2 hours early to make it there on time. Give me an opportunity and I promise I'll make it work.
P.S. The picture on the account shows you the deplorable condition that my father's house is in, but I am remaining humble and thankful that I do not have to sleep under that overpass any longer. He has 3 birds and 5 wiener dogs (including my 2), and he doesn't take care of any of them, which is why the house is constantly a mess and smells horrible. I take care of the animals the best I can, though.
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