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The Evening we Drifted. . .

There are many disadvantages of being in a long distance relationship, and advantages are few and far between. One major plus point if your special someone lives in a land far away is that you would be getting a lot of gifts. 670 kata lagi


Narcotic versus Controlled Substance

It turns out that “narcotic” is more of a nebulous/vague term and that “controlled substance” (especially when combined with the schedule in which the drug appears) is more well-defined. 41 kata lagi



“His face when he repeats his verses hath its ancient glory,
an Archangel a little damaged.”


~ Charles Lamb ~

Samuel Taylor Coleridge was born today 244 years ago. 20 kata lagi


Thai village remembers king who helped it harvest a new life

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

CHIANG MAI, Thailand: The dense forests and mountains in northern Thailand have become a popular spot to enjoy nature and the cool breeze, but the region was not always this pleasant.  346 kata lagi

Current Affairs

Opium, Cocaine, Fairies, Prohibition & the Gendering of Drug Use

By Terry Gotham

I wasn’t sure how to order the stories I’ve been preparing for this series on the History of the Addict & Society. Instead of using something pedestrian like chronology or chemical family, I went a little more esoteric. 1.501 kata lagi


Well Its Like This......

“Well its like this your honour. There I was minding my own business, fast asleep when this here Jason Watson turned up and hauled me off to China to see how he helped the East India Company to sell opium to the Chinese in return for silver.  275 kata lagi