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Homeless man rides with six pets on his scooter

Posted by Kristi Palma  January 10, 2014 10:52 AM

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A homeless man in Miami drives a scooter around town with all of his possessions piled high on the back -- including his four cats and two dogs.

In the NewsFix clip below, Hickory Francis says, "Life wouldn't be any better without them. I'd be the loneliest guy in town."

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Francis is looking for a job so he can provide a home for his pets. Until then, he sleeps in parks and truck stops with them.

The animal-lover said he lives by this simple message he learned from his grandmother:

Enjoy your life, kid, because this is it.

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