"The First Third and Other Writings" (autobiography, essays and letters), City Lights Books, 1971
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Twenty years of fast living - there's just not much left, and my kids are all screwed up. Don't do what I have done. [Advice to a young friend, January, 1967]
On Saturday, February 3, 1968 Cassady met up with a wedding party in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico and was invited to party. Although he was taking Seconals (the brand name for secobarbital, a barbiturate), he drank pulque, a fermented alcoholic drink made from the maguey plant (an agave known as the "century plant"), before wandering off at night. Alcohol and barbiturates are often a fatal ...
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