Doing Time
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Doing Time

Life In the Tombs (Chapter 4)

Crackhead Charlie (the only other white boy in the unit)

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Inmates of the caucasian persuasion were few and far between at the Tombs. For the last 4 days of my stay, I was the only white boy in a 46 man unit. For the first 4, we had Crackhead Charlie as our unit’s other paleface. But that changed one fateful day — and in a very bad way.

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William (Dollar Bill) Mersey

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