7. "You’re doing a bit of extrapolating and also some diagnosing" In response to In response to 5
But let’s just skip past that Does not talking about things make them better? I was 25 when I decided I’d never do heroin I don’t like needles, I don’t like overdose risk ... but I could see a world where heroin could’ve been something to try Wanna know what stopped me? I read a book called Dandy in the Underworld And the man described his CONSTANT constipation due to heroin and that right there sold me Nothing else could’ve been as persuasive, I needed something tangible This young woman will either live a tragic life or something relatively normal, but she’ll be free to learn from it and not totally compartmentalize it And the people in her school will be able to demystify another peer that peruses something most only speak about in hushed tones.
This isn’t advocating porn This is saying stigmatizing things hasn’t proven effective of a way of dealing with things.
------- “There is no fate that cannot be surmounted by scorn.” -Albert Camus