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Old 04-19-2021, 11:48 PM   #36
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Originally Posted by Mister Ed View Post
Around here, anyway, some of the resistance comes because to get a free room you often have to basically ditch most of your belongings. At least, that's what I read in an article in the local paper.

So the implication was that people that are used to living on the street might be unwilling to give the shelters a shot because if they don't like it, it will be more difficult to go back to what they were doing.
I know about a few who have had nothing but the clothes they were wearing and still wouldn't do it.
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