I was thinking the other day about how addiction is very much like a bad relationship that you can’t get out of, maybe even an abusive relationship to which you just keep returning, hoping that this time it will be different.
You’ve probably seen the videos or at least heard the stories of women a month or two away from delivery and still pumping iron and running marathons. These pregnant phenoms elicit as much admiration as they do concern from onlookers.
Mr. Atwater: If you are addicted to one thing, does that mean you are automatically addicted to everything? Also, if you were an alcoholic and you stopped drinking for a long time, can you drink alcohol again?
Is it really easier to be unhappy than happy? Some would say that it is.