Musing on Boozing

CorkscrewAnnie
6 min readSep 16, 2023
A thoughtful monkey staring off into space
Photo by Juan Rumimpunu on Unsplash

Is it time for a drink? Or time to think again?

I grew up in an abstemious family. No wine with dinner, no beer with the hockey game — about the closest we came to getting tipsy was when my grandmother put too much sherry in the trifle.

But as a teenager and an adult, I quickly acclimated to the social norms. In recent years I’ve even developed quite a fondness for a good glass of wine. Not a lot of…

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CorkscrewAnnie

Recreational writer, collector of antique corkscrews, urban gardener and retired management consultant to social profit organizations. Proudly Canadian.