At an old job of mine, I met a 30-something social worker named Annie. She was always bugging me for Oxys. I didn’t take them, but I knew people who did, so I put her in touch with a guy I knew. Soon she was calling him so often that his wife thought he was having an affair. This drove him crazy, so he put her in touch with another guy.
That guy ripped her off. Twice actually. She gave him a couple hundred bucks, but he told her that he was robbed while picking up the pills. She knew he was lying. We all did. She called me crying, “What should I do?” But a month or so later she was so desperate that she gave him another couple hundred bucks. He did the exact same thing.
What was she going to do? She was a middle-aged chick. He was a thug in his 20s.… Read the rest