Famous Last Words

Things the Addiction Monster will whisper in your ear to try to get you to drink, smoke, or use a little something:

But if you hold out, then the Addictive Voice really will tire, and run down, like a noisy wind-up alarm clock eventually running down.

Eventually. The longer you resist, the easier it gets.

From the web page about the Lizard-Brain Addiction Monster,
http://www.orange-papers.org/orange-addmonst.html