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I Drank Absinthe

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    La FéE Verte - The Green Fairy...panacea of dubious reputation, her virtues extolled by the famous and infamous, from Poe to Van Gogh. A seductress to be treated with the utmost...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Apr 11, 2013

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    Not Too Bad - Didnt have a bad taste to it, however i know it really ***** you up LOL, gives you a nice smooth buzz.
    siggy10 siggy10 31-35, M Oct 21, 2009

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    Me Too - Honestly there isn't much that I haven't tried, homemade moonshine I would have to say was the harshest, but I really am not a scotch person at all, I hate the after taste...
    wolflady5 wolflady5 46-50, F 2 Responses May 14, 2008

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    NOLA Haze - I just came back from New Orleans for a gaming convention with my boyfriend and his wife. We stayed at the Hotel Monteleone and they have a bar in the hotel . It is...
    projectingexperience projectingexperience 31-35, F 3 Responses Sep 21, 2011

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    The Green Fairy - Oh lord...How can such pure green liquid of thyne could dazzle mine sight? How did it suddenly took over  the control all my brain cells; sip after sip...
    gpinusa gpinusa 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 16, 2008

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    I Got Wasted! - I have drank it a few times, alot when I was in Italy, my brother brought back 6 bottles from prague so I robbed a half one and got sooo wasted, I was way too drunk...
    NiRiada NiRiada 22-25, F Mar 12, 2008

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    One Night - Took one night to polish off a bottle that claimed to be Absinthe, it was green and 70% alcohol, felt really weird the next morning as I watched The Bitter Tears of...
    0nest0 0nest0 31-35, M 2 Responses Jul 10, 2012

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    I got so blazin' on absinthe that I accidentally put my friends head through the wall of the pub where I was working at the time. Absinthe does horrible things to good people.
    wilsey11 wilsey11 22-25, M Jan 20

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    I Loved It - for about a 1/2 hr I felt more powerful than god.  Coupled with Mary Jane it is really interesting.  I like
    purepotential purepotential 36-40, M 1 Response Jan 8, 2008

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    Delirium ^_^ - I went to Delirium in Brussels and had my first taste of Absinthe. It was so good I went back 30 minutes later for another €5 shot! The night was great but the...
    daydreamingsky daydreamingsky 22-25, F Sep 17, 2011

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    Quite Often... - I've got a bottle in my kitchen cabinet right now. 90%! It's good stuff!!
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 18, 2008

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    Absine Lucid With 100 Percent Wormwood - Hi to all,  This is an incredible spirit, i drink it all the time and  its better then ecstasy.  my sex drive is unreal...
    fatttybumba fatttybumba 36-40, M 1 Response Dec 1, 2009

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    What The?! a Block Party! - i first time i drank Absinthe, it was on my friends birthday and his dad baught him a bottle from over seas, i took three shots, killed a quarter ...
    yourherox yourherox 19-21, M 1 Response Jan 9, 2008

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    The Green Fairy. - i had to do it when given the chance, because oscar (wilde) did, and i love him so. it was a sort of trippy feeling, but i don't think i had enough to really see...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter 26-30, F 16 Responses Jan 8, 2008

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    I Met the Green Fairy In Montreal - It was late summer 2003 and I had a business trip/vacation in Montreal.  Gorgeous city, gorgeous people, great clubs on Rue Ste. Catherine...
    Roaring20s Roaring20s 41-45, M 14 Responses Dec 6, 2008

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    The Green Evil ... - Well, I drank it when I was in Germany. One of my friends there is a car racer and one of his fav hobbies is collecting alcohol drinks. He offer me this green...
    DollyDiva DollyDiva 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 1, 2009

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    In Germany... - a long time ago, in galaxy far, far, away......while we were stationed there a group of friends and i would hit the local bar and get our absinthe fix...  ...
    thatweirdromanguy thatweirdromanguy 46-50, M 4 Responses Sep 16, 2008

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    Drowning In the Green Sea. - My closest and oldest friend comes from a wild family of bohemians, who I adore. So naturally they were drinkers of absinthe, sugar cube and all. It...
    DelilahIsDead DelilahIsDead 18-21, F Jan 17, 2009

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    They Sell It In London, Paris, and Italy - Tried it a few times, just a shot at a time - really didn't see the effect... I've been worse with Sambuca, Ouzo, and vodka.
    DoneWEP DoneWEP 46-50, M Mar 21, 2008

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    Bit Scary - Gave me a weird form of tunnel vision for about an hour...never mind releasing the mind, it does a good job on your senses as well...lol
    mikemcneil mikemcneil 46-50, M 3 Responses Jan 10, 2008

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    Because... - When I reach a certain stage of a night out drinking, I will drink whatever is given to me.  The first time I drank it was on my 21st Birthday, me and my friends...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Dec 20, 2008

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    I Loved It - for about a 1/2 hr I felt more powerful than god.  Coupled with Mary Jane it is really interesting.  I like
    purepotential purepotential 36-40, M Jan 8, 2008

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    So, Where Is The Green Fairy? - The most absinthe I have had at one time was 4 glasses. My brother and I sat around one night and nearly polished off a whole bottle doing that...
    Rainman498 Rainman498 41-45, M Apr 4, 2012

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    With The Devil? - There is a great poem in my country by one of our best poets - How he drank absinthe with the DEVIL - THE DEVIL INVITED HIM AT HIS HOME AND THEY DRANK ABSINTHE...
    Thought1 Thought1 22-25 1 Response Dec 24, 2009

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    Blew Our Heads Off!! - I drank it when I was 14 i think me and some friends damn i got sooo wasted and puked everywhere lmao
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 12, 2008

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    Curious - I haven't tried it YET. But being the curious sort that I am, I went searching for answers about this intriguing beverage.  An interesting find was absinthesupply...
    MyoblastNLace MyoblastNLace 36-40, F Jan 10, 2008

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    I Loved It - for about a 1/2 hr I felt more powerful than god.  Coupled with Mary Jane it is really interesting.  I like
    purepotential purepotential 36-40, M 5 Responses Jan 8, 2008

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    Crazy Czech! - the first time was my freshmen year of college. my roommate was from czech. she always had a very large supply of absinthe. so i guess you could say it was my first...
    gypsysoul gypsysoul 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 6, 2009

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    I Was Never So Drunk - The alcohol gave me the worst hangover ever. The next day was a complete write off. I couldn't even hold down a glass of water. Nasty!
    curiousblogger curiousblogger 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 18, 2011

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    Interesting, But Not Unusual - I first met The Green Fairy on a visit to Mexico, before its recent re-legalization in the US.  I like the taste, and the louche with water is...
    EBunbury EBunbury 46-50, M 2 Responses May 11, 2008

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    Mmm Absinthe - I once drank absinthe when i was in temple bar in dublin. burned the mouth off me but was lovely going down got crazy pissed
    Donalh Donalh 22-25, M 5 Responses Mar 20, 2008

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    Under The Influence Of Six Degrees - I was once at my frinds house and we were waiting for some more friends to come over. When I got there I had a case of Six Degrees absinthe...
    Absinthemindedd Absinthemindedd 22-25, M Nov 14, 2010

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    And Wasn't Impressed - I'm guessing whatever you get in the liquor stores now is a pale imitation of the 19th century stuff...had to try though.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 23, 2011

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    With Wormwood - I have not, but I will someday. Just gotta know for myself what Van Gogh saw in it.
    PrettyOldSoul PrettyOldSoul 41-45, F 8 Responses Mar 17, 2011

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    Well It Wasn't All I Expected.. But Still Fun. - I just noticed that I had "I Drank Absinthe" down as a goal.. but I actually did this a couple of weeks ago at a 20s party at the...
    NovemberBlue NovemberBlue 22-25, F Nov 21, 2010

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    Absinthe.. - Last night,,I finished My project making absinthe flavored toothpicks,with some absinthe I had and some toothpicks I had too
    DemonicMonica DemonicMonica 46-50, F 2 Responses Oct 2, 2012

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    i had a sleepover with some friends and we drank a bit , we did body shots and suddenly a few people were making out i. refused for a long time but then i got dragged with it i...
    iloveyouQuil iloveyouQuil 16-17, F Mar 23

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    I've drank to The point where 10 shots will only make me sick not buzzed anymore drinking kinda lost it's fun once u can't even get that buzz
    MsNevermore MsNevermore 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 26

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    My mom cares what I do, but my dad really doesn't so he always lets me take really big sips of wine! No one is home tonight so I drank 1/4 of this bottle on my own! It felt so...
    sassysarah98 sassysarah98 13-15, F 4 Responses Mar 27

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    I am 18. I never dranked before, my friends had a party & there was alchohol there. I wasnt planning on drinking, i ended up drinking two and a couple of shots... We played spin...
    lizbethdreams123 lizbethdreams123 18-21, F Mar 27

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    Had my first taste of alcohol some time in my preteen years, when my mom would share her wine or margarita. Started drinking regularly with friends and at home around 14 or 15...
    ShesAVeryKinkyGirl ShesAVeryKinkyGirl 26-30, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I was never a party animal as i was younger i was smoking and barely drinking..i went to study and i had some crazy friends and we were full of energy and life, it couldn't go...
    insomniadreamer insomniadreamer 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 19

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    When I was 13, I promised myself i would not drink or do drugs until I'm 21. I laugh at myself now.
    Lalafancy Lalafancy 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    I want a Smirnoff but it's Lent fml
    ChelseaJN ChelseaJN 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    It was at my 11th birthday I believe.... I still enjoy it but not all the time... But when I do have the drink I do usually get pretty hammered
    Daisyellenrose Daisyellenrose 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 23

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    I don't remember the last part of the night.. specially when I went home. I woke up and I had to go to check if my car is still there. Shower. I broke my lamp when I came back home...
    CrookedMat CrookedMat 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 23

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    I had a bad break up and decided to go drinking with the girls a day before giving back my ex's clothes went home very drunk started spewing and crying that I missed my ex after he...
    kelslouise kelslouise 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    Well I did not really know it was alcohol but here's what happened I was at my bf house and he gave me a cup he said try this and I said what is it he said just drink it I did and...
    ILoveBaxter ILoveBaxter 13-15, F Mar 25

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    I had a party at my house. Everybody was drinking, I decided to join them. I was 14. I kept drinking Vodka, deink after drink. At 5 drinks, I got drunk. I did regret it in the...
    JulietA93 JulietA93 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    He*l I'm a certain realgion were we get 2 drink wine when we are 2yrs old, screw 21
    Awesome5790 Awesome5790 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 28

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