Kevin O’Hara, showcased in the last post, suggested we do a search on youtube and check out examples of alcoholics, particularly late-stage. I widened the net a bit, but here are a few results that came up:
Charley reminds me of a couple people I know in the neighborhoods bars…
That last one was powerfully emotional to watch. Very sobering to imagine being in his family’s predicament.
Goes to show there’s a difference between being a heavy albeit problem drinker versus being a full-blown alcoholic. But, then again, it’s a process getting to that extreme that first began with creating (or giving into) a habit of drinking regularly.
That’s enough of that for now.