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Writing about drinking, or not-drinking

I click on all the “articles” and they tell me different variations of things I already know. Statistics mostly, and some exposition about the different types of dangerous drinkers, and those that drink “normally”.

 I'm not sure what I'm trying to find when I click on these articles, like some 22 year old that works at, hired to write content for the internet is going to crack the case, put into words exactly what it is about drinking or not-drinking that we all want to read about. He/She is probably just irritated that he/she got the assignment of writing about teetotalling – days after getting smashed at the company Christmas party. What a drag.

So I'll write something, even if it's only relevant to me.

I don't drink anymore. And it's not the end of the world, like I thought it would be.
I could go on about all the positives, but you know them already.
Better relationships.

But how about the negatives of not drinking? You …