About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

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"Washington--Ambassadors who attend several parties a night have evolved a 'cocktail battle plan.' First party, nothing. Second party, fruit juice. Third party, the real stuff, but weak. Fourth party, which is usually dinner, wine with the meal. And no drinks at the after dinner party."