Unfortunately, he didn't take time to slip on a pair of shoes, so when his bare feet hit the sizzling hot cement
, he suffered second-degree burns.
Soon the Mena House parking lot was transformed from an empty platform of hot cement
to a collage of cars from different eras.
soldiers including many who served in the Iraq war are languishing in hot cement
barracks here while they wait--sometimes for months--to see doctors," reported a UPI dispatch from Fort Stewart, Georgia, on October 17.
The barefooted beggar painfully scuffled along on the hot pavement, raw and cracked feet placed down quickly one before the other to avoid the burning sensation caused by the hot cement