This woman is crying because over one-million died and some of that one-million people was her family members.
This lady has been living outside because she doesn't have enough food and she cannot find a job. She used to have food but all her food got destroyed.
This is a man who is living by himself his family died and he does not have a wife, he is one that has "Approved of interracial marriage as late as 1958." He does have a job and he gets paid enough money to keep a house of his own.