Being kind or losing my mind?

I see a problem every day. I live next to a park and in that park homeless people regularly use the shadiest corner as a bathroom. Sometimes they drag over an abandoned couch or mattress and sleep there as well. When this last happened, we were discussing dragging the couch back out to the street and calling the city to pick it up, but I couldn’t get over the question. What would I say to the man who had been sleeping on that couch if he confronted me? Sleep on the ground? Sleep on some other piece of ground not in ‘my park’? I don’t have a solution to homelessness but right now I’d really like to focus on fixing something in my world.  If I want them to stop shitting in my park, where should I tell them to go?

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