There should have been a clean exchange. She could not believe she'd won a $6 million jackpot.
In the end, everything she'd experienced - the freezing nights, the repeated evictions by her landlords - had led her here.
Taking her daughter along for the ride, she made her way into the city on the first bus of the day. There were surprises waiting for her at the end of that road, but she was not prepared for them.