A number of the lepers sleeping on makeshift beds in the compound,
the elder on the right sleeps on the floor.
which case we planned for extra mattresses that families could place on the floor at night. As we wandered door to door, meeting with each household, the children seemed to pour out of the woodwork. I am still not certain exactly how many people are living in this compound, but we did end up purchasing 58 pillows; one for each of the older children and adults.