Newly Homeless Couple: Another Charming New York Story
Well, some kind soul took them all to the Eligibility Investigation Office to see about recourse. The city representatives thought the forty grand should suffice to house the hapless duo; the guardian insisted they be sheltered by the city. Finally Frances stormed out, and at last report she and Frank were riding the subways through the night to stay out of the rain. If the Diary editors would prefer, we could have someone say something piquant to them at the end, like "Why don't you throw yourselves in front of a train, so this living nightmare would be over?"