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April 22, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CDT
Edward Bailey smokes a cigarette inside his apartment at Oak Towers, which is on north Garth Avenue, on April 12. Bailey has lived in the complex for two years.
He has milled around in Miami and Tennessee, sailed in the Caribbean and did less than a year in prison. “I wanted a change,” he said. “You get old and you get tired. The streets ain’t everything.”

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