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when you’re the sober one

When I went out of my room to investigate what the cheering was, I didn’t expect to be pulled out from my routine and into a pit of insanity.

I wanted to go to the toilet — Number Two, in fact — but Charley insisted that I come inside and play Ring of Fire with them. Without drinking, of course. I’m the fun one.

And it all just escalated from there.

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I’m rather conflicted as I write this, even though I have, what I like to consider, more important things to do than face this issue.

But after some ‘mindfulness’ experiments during tutorial sessions of my class of Reading as a Writer, an old issue came back to haunt me.

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