I'm an apparent Mormon
. I've never smoked, drank
, or done any kind of synthetic neurotransmitter
er than caffeine
. I know people
. I'm even friend
s with a few of them. I have little trouble
s, or what they do.
My beef is with the people that make cigarettes. Oh, sure, you claim they're not addictive. I don't care about that. What I do care about is the smell.
All it takes is one. After that, the old, stale smell has permeated into everything, making it a house of memory; old subways with odd memories of my grandparents, the skin on their hands smooth, wrinkly, always contrasting.
If they make a cigarette that's odorless, and no impediment to respiration...