40 Days 40 Writes
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40 Days 40 Writes

Day 22. Experiment: My first hangover

By Alan O’Hashi — 40 Days 40 Writes

I became a Manhattan drinker, like Sgt. Hank Voight on “Chicago P.D.” On the top left, is a pumpkin spice version, I can’t remember where they made those, the bottom left, is a basic one from a place in Cheyenne. I had one at the Denver Milk Market and at the Rear of the Steer in Loveland.

My mom was a big reciprocator. My neighborhood was well connected. Throughout the year, the grownups threw parties. If my parents were invited to one, then they would host one at some point in time.

Once, my mom organized a family and neighborhood gathering. Her old-time family friends, the Shinmoris from Douglas, Wyoming, were in town…

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