We worked to put bread on our plates and roamed the earth between jobs.
Frictional unemployment is the result of inevitable time lags resulting from imperfect mobility between jobs.
lengthy delays between jobs.
roamed the earth between jobs.
In addition, you should be eligible for up to 18 months of COBRA, a temporary insurance plan for those between jobs that could cost a bit more than you're used to but may cost less than private healthinsurance.