I Refuse to Drive Intoxicated

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    Im Really Tough About This

    Ive never driven when Ive had anything to drink, not even a sip of wine or beer. Basically theres no way I could live with myself if I hit someone cause of it so I wont drink drive. Hell I wont even drive with a hangover :-)
    Gemzaayy Gemzaayy
    31-35, F
    1 Response May 18, 2012

    The Night Life Isn't Worth Death

    I one time in my late teens, very early 20s somewhere in there...  Drove VERY slightly buzzed, I wasn't impaired badly, but enough to feel that my reactions and driving seemed off, I drove 4 blocks, stopped at my friend's house, parked my car, and told him that I needed to...
    BlasphemousAngel BlasphemousAngel
    31-35, M
    Jun 2, 2009

    Perspective.

    on the one hand: i could drive intoxicated, possibly killing or maiming another person and/or myself, and consequently live the rest of my life in guilt, pain, and despair.... OR on the other hand: pay $10 for a cab. gotta go with option B. every time. it's just not worth it.
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Jan 28, 2008

    I Don't Drink

    I don't drink, so it's not a problem for me.
    GuruGoddess GuruGoddess
    26-30, F
    Jan 19, 2009

    Yep... Me Too...

    I was 23... drove down to the coast to spend time with someone... Ended up drinking too much at a pub... got real drunk, drunkest ever, then got into the really big arguament with my GF, got in my car, and accidently drove my car through the pub we were at... Unlucky for me...
    MichaelMalek MichaelMalek
    31-35, M
    1 Response May 31, 2009

    Drive Intoxicated

    Drive intoxicated,never,Not on your life,How can I drive,Don't even have a licence!
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Feb 11, 2012

    For whatever stupid reason I got in a car at

    night when I was 14 with my friend's Mother when she had spent the night drunk. We were only travelling to the nearest late night shop (was it to get more booze?) but that only could have ended terribly for someone. We were barely driving at 20 miles per hour and I had to help...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Dec 27, 2015

    Never

    When I was 18 I lost two friends to drunk driving. They were killed by a train. I have worked in the bars and seen too many crazy things happen and the most important reason I will never drive intoxicated are my 5 children. They need me and I am not going to risk a drive no...
    cinfullysweet cinfullysweet
    26-30, F
    Mar 15, 2011

    I Wont Risk Some Else's Life

    I know too many people who have driven while intoxicated. Most of them haven't harmed or killed anyone. Most of them. I know too many people who have been hit by drunk drivers. Some of them didn't die. Some of them don't wish they had. I am not worried about what it would do...
    eyes eyes
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Dec 25, 2010

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