3 women – 2 Asian, 1 Black African – chat nonchalantly about their overpriced bus tickets as they head to the hospital for their long and arduous night shifts.

“Can you spare some change please?” – A white middle-aged homeless man perches his letters of hope at the tip of his tongue, as they fall, one by one,  on the cold ground; kicked up in the dust as the insouciant tourists raise cameras to architectural gods.