Gerry White is a recovering alcoholic who became a lawyer at age 50. Closed the bar, called to the bar, works behind bars — he’s heard all the drunk-becomes-lawyer chirps. 861 more words
Bottle of Bacardi Carta Negra 40% alcohol. No mention of alcohol, no health warning, no call for restraint.
Withdrawal is never good; withdrawal is especially detestable when it’s medically unsupervised in a foreign country. This was a lesson that I had to learn the hard way as I found myself feeling like Alice in Wonderland after she eats the cake marked “Eat Me” and suddenly becomes a disproportionate giant; monstrous yet fragile. 2,992 more words