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Passions

Jack Kerouac by Tom Palumbo circa 1956

My fault, my failure, is not in the passions I have, but in my lack of control of them.   Jack Kerouac

Jack Kerouac (Jean-Louis Kérouac (though he called himself Jean-Louis Lebris de Kérouac); March 12, 1922 – October 21, 1969) was an American novelist and poet of French-Canadian descent.

Kerouac’s Naval Reserve Enlistment photograph, 1943