|Good for him. I have never bought the idea that young people necessarily do ridiculous stupid things. If anything, I was more cautious in my youth when I had more to lose. < My son, 15 years old, is very much anti-drug. He understands the plasticity of the brain at that age and knows that it is the instrument that will get him through life. Quite practical, he does not want to fool with the tool that will ensure his survival. > |
A test for essential tremor is to drink ethanol, which steadies the shake. Maybe your pin-ball talent was related to that.
I'm a very cheap drunk. But have experienced a similar thing to you [once]. Having had too much wine to drive home after golf [without getting a drunk in charge penalty if caught], my friend and I played another half round for $50. Knowing me, he thought it would be a very easy $50. I had to really concentrate on nothing but the ball and the hole. I had one of my best halves ever. He was amazed. It was just concentration with no room for extraneous anything.