弗拉维奥之家的故事贫民窟开始在里约热内卢，巴西的郊区时，戈登公园和何塞·加洛在寻找与他的家人父亲汇报详细的生活，如父亲的财政状况，政治倾向和宗教;然而;当他们在路上寻找他们遇到弗拉维奥父亲。“弗拉维奥是悲惨地薄，裸但对于污秽牛仔短裤。他的腿很像覆盖着皮肤和旋入他的脚棒。死亡是遍布了他，在他的眼睛凹陷，脸颊和黄疸是着色”帕克斯说。弗拉维奥条件反过来公园注意一个新的故事。公园和加洛随后弗拉维奥到他家在山坡的顶部，发现的情况是多么糟糕。弗拉维奥的家露出了十二岁的男孩就像一个父亲对孩子六很大的责任。当他们到达弗拉维奥开始介绍他的兄弟姐妹。 Then Flavio prepared to cook by washing rice. He asked his brothers and sisters to wash up by using the finished water from rice washing. Then he washed dirty floor and washed himself with the rest of the water. He put some beans on the stove to warm and told his sister I would be back shortly but don’t let the beans burn. He came back with wood and took a few minutes rest then he went to get water. After he came back his parent came in he already told them about Parks and Gallo. The mother was pregnant and the angry father who everyone is afraid of him sat at dinner, which Flavio served. “Flavio edged his rice and beans toward us, gesturing for us to take some. We refused. He smiled, knowing we understood.” Parks said.