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I know what you mean,

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it's like, the only reason Kerouac, Corso, and others were free to live these lives is that there was a cushion of working people to keep the economy going. The Beats were like freight car hobos in that sense. Took what they needed to survive. If Everyone would have tried to live that way I don't see how it could have worked.