12·05·01 Very Early Morning

05-DEC-2001 00:00
Children, some brief observations on drunkenness [...] A predominantly adult phenomenon. The very young, by and large, don't. Don't have to. Because children don't need to feel they are once again like children... How it makes the world seem like a toy. How it makes the bad seem not so bad. How it makes reality seem not so really real...
« Tom Crick, Waterland »

I'm not a child, but I dislike the thought of being an adult.