Imagine this…. It’s 3 a.m. you haven’t slept more than 3-4 hours in the past six weeks and still you wake up in the morning and you have to deal with both physical and mental stress because your body is littered with bed bug bites.
This is the reality that at least two tenants of Towers East in Pawtucket Rhode Island, John Sullivan and Linda Bouvier. A video posted by NBC 10 of Rhode Island depicts the horrific stories of these two tenants and their apartments.
The physical and emotional stress that both Sullivan and Bouvier are dealing with is telling. “You’ll notice I have bags under my eyes because I’ve only been getting a couple of hours of sleep a night,” said the 78 year old Sullivan. Furthermore he pointed out, “I’ve been more or less living in my car, we’ll put it that way.”
“It’s not my fault, I’m very clean, I don’t know. They told me my wheelchair is infested,” added Bouvier.
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