The Hindsight Notes is a recurring section created for all you readers wanting to participate in THL, but lacking time to write a full letter. Each Note is composed of a question. All you need to do is answer it, in the form of a comment (below).
This week’s topic is Your First One-Too-Many.
We’ve all been there. You were young. You were bored. You were feeling rebellious. Maybe you broke into your friend’s parents’ liquor cabinet. Maybe you decided that it would be a good idea to drink an entire bottle of Peach Schnapps on an empty stomach. Probably, you quickly realized that it was not.
Before the era of legal alcohol consumption, before you learned the proverb “beer before liquor, never been sicker”, there was a time when you made a few mistakes. And they probably made you very, very sick.
So this week, we want to hear all about your first experience with alcohol. We know. It might be a bit embarrassing. But no matter how sick you were, laughter is always the best medicine. So pass it around.
As always, I’ll start us out: