Mrs. Jones was walking down the sidewalk at 11 at night.
Rodger run up behind Mrs. Jones and tried to snatch her purse to try to get ten dollars to buy shoes he had wanted.
The climax is when Mrs. Jones takes the boy by the shirt dragging him all the way to the womans house
The falling action is when the Mrs. Jones help the boy by giving him food, washing his face, and brushing his hair. The boy offered to buy things for Mrs. Jones, but she couldn’t trust him so she said no.
The end of the story is when the woman gave him ten dollars to buy his shoes then they never saw each other again.