The story begins with a boy named roger attempting to steal a woman's purse so that he can buy some blue suede shoes, but she catches him and knocks him to the ground.
The conflict in the story is that Roger tried to steal the woman's purse, but when he does not succeed she drags him to her house.
The Rising action in the story is when Mrs. Jones takes Roger into her home and is cooking dinner for the boy while the boy cleans himself up.
The climax is when Mrs. Jones leaves Roger alone with her purse and Roger does not steal it and run, so you know that he has changed.
The falling action in the story is when Mrs. Jones and Roger are sitting at the table and eating dinner and talking about Roger's life.
Mrs. Jones ends up giving Roger 10 dollars so that he can buy the blue suede shoes and she lets Roger go home without calling the police and the only thing that he can manage to say is "Thank You Ma'am."