This is poor .... we should all learn to be grateful for every good thing, good moment, good bite, good person in our lives. I'll bet everyone reading this has more on any day than this little fella has had ever ... and we no doubt complain more every day of our lives than he ever has. Let his face inspire us to appreciate.
Poor children would arrive into homes with all their worldly possessions, which usually amounted to very little. One little girl at the Rose Cottage Home in Dickleburgh arrived clutching only 'a chestnut and a penny'.