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Photo by Leslie Van Stelten

"I tried freezing shirts and putting them on—but it was too damn cold. When my roommate would leave for work at 7:30 a.m. I'd go to his room and crash on the floor for an hour or so—he had A.C.—before I had to get up for work." —Kelly Pratt, 28, musician, Williamsburg, Brooklyn

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