Pat Simpkins

Date: Sept. 30
Time: 9:37 a.m.
Location: The corner of 50th and France
“I am on my way to get a cup of coffee and I am just waiting here for the bus. I take the bus everywhere due to a head injury I suffered from a while back. My husband died around a year ago, so I am all alone now, accept for my three sons, of course. … I am still going through and dealing with my husband’s death. Time heals all wounds though.”

Editor’s note: “Transitions” is a portrait series by photographer Robb Long that highlights people in Southwest.