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I Gave up Cigarettes in my Twenties, I Would Have Made Money When I Was Homeless in My Fifties

It’s sad what people do to themselves

Photo by Borderpolar Photographer on Unsplash

I was sitting in the homeless shelter, it was my second night of being on the street. It was all new to me. I watched as the waiting area filled with men who were messed up worse than I was. In time, I would be as screwed up as they were.

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Lawson Wallace

Lawson Wallace

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62-year-old married guy, I have been writing stories for years, but never submitted or published anything. I write about my successes and failures, everything.