The thing about alcohol, though non-drinkers, non-alcoholics and reformed alcoholics may falsely dispute this, is that each day, or night on booze, is a different journey, the destination being a mystery, but quite possibly the...
Day zero, the disaster, the serious shock, the near self-destruction.Day two, the suffering, the repentance, the depression, and the promises.Day three, the recovery, the wall, some light, and the joy.Day four, the strength, the resolution,...
Alcohol, taken in sufficient quantities, may produce all the effects of drunkenness.
There was something ghost-like and insubstantial about gases to these early chemists. They called liquids that turned into gases easily, “spirits.” Methyl alcohol, they called “wood spirit”; ethyl alcohol, “wine spirit.” Even today, alcoholic beverages...
Wine is the most healthful and most hygienic of beverages.
Wine gives one ‘ideas,’ whereas champagne gives one ‘strategies.
She picked up the stout and took a sip. It slid down her throat like silk.
In 1969 I gave up women and alcohol – it was the worst 20 minutes of my life.
Gin is a confusing drink. It’s the only liquid that’s both wet and dry.
it provokes the desire, but it takes away the performance
While I can’t walk on water, I can certainly wobble on whisky.
Alcohol may be man’s worst enemy, but the bible says love your enemy.