"God's Own Martini"
An earthly martini is comprised of gin (never vodka!), vermouth, and a dash of bitters. A celestial martini is compiled from raw experience, human warmth, and a dash of suffering. Drink down the one and then the other. Which do you prefer? A
I have no idea why I abandoned that so abruptly. The title was great! And the illo of a "happy martini" was pleasantly pixilated.
Down at the bottom was a first draft for a business-related letter. It's censored for privacy, but that's all. Nothing scandalous, alas. I appear to lead a disappointingly respectable life. How on earth could that have ever happened to the young rapscallion I once was?