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Old 12-01-2016, 07:17 PM
UltraVires UltraVires is offline
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Originally Posted by Qadgop the Mercotan View Post
Yes. That's what alcoholism is, a desperate desire for it.
In fairness, incarceration might cause the most temperate of people to seek an escape through intoxication. The only reason that prisoners make alcohol is the reason why alcohol was the first drug invented: it's easy.

An alcoholic cannot ever drink enough. Mixing up some toilet mash isn't exactly how true alcoholics do things.

I'm not saying that these guys are not alcoholics, its just that drinking nasty prison booze doesn't necessarily make one an alcoholic.