With the holidays upon us I would like to share a personal experience
with you about drinking and driving after a "social session" with
Well, this past month, I was out on a pre-Thanksgiving evening with
friends. I had a few cocktails, followed by a handful of glasses of
vintage red wine. Despite the jolliness, I still had the sense to know
that I was over the limit. That's when I decided to do what I have
never done before: I took a cab home.
Sure enough, there was a police road block on the freeway but, since
it was a cab, they waved it past. I arrived home safely without
This was both a great relief and surprise because I had never driven a
cab before. I don't even know where I got it from and, now that it is
in my garage, I don't know what to do with it.