On the Road
On the Road
by Jack Kerouac
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Sam Brady

Character Analysis

Dean’s cousin, who used to be Dean’s alcohol and drug hero until he got religion. Sam is almost the anti-Dean, having taken the opposite trajectory. Dean is getting wilder, while Sam seems to have straightened out. Sam also recognizes the danger of associating with Dean. Now reformed, he wants nothing to do with him.

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