He is a mature player with his life experience, and you can be sure he is all about being a professional...must read, his story.
"Every morning at 6 o'clock, Desir showed up at the office, hoping to be assigned a job. His first opportunity came early that fall, when he was entrusted to help clean out an old, broken-down school in St. Louis.
"The bathrooms in particular were disgusting," says Desir. "There was crap everywhere. Not just on the toilets. On the walls, on the sinks. We had to wear masks, and I was scrubbing the crap off the walls. At the end of the day, they gave me a paycheck for $40."
Pierre assumed that would be the worst of it. He was wrong. During flood season, he was dispatched to an apartment complex in St. Peters, where the basement had morphed into a knee-high brown swamp.
"There was human feces everywhere, diapers, clothing, roofing. The pink insulation was soaked, and some of it touched my skin. I couldn't get rid of the itch, but I also couldn't leave, because I needed that $40."