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The Scavenger

The Scavenger

An old man moves at a snail’s pace through an urban alley, wearing a wool cap and pushing a small cart ahead of him. He stops at each dumpster and bin, not looking for bottles or cans, but fishing out various odd items. Who is he, and what is he doing?

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