The Howard Marks Book of Dope Stories

The Howard Marks Book of Dope Stories

Howard Marks

Language: English

Pages: 400

ISBN: 0099428555

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub

The Howard Marks Book of Dope Stories

Howard Marks

Language: English

Pages: 400

ISBN: 0099428555

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub


Book by Marks, Howard

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along what seems an extremely promising line of scientific inquiry. Let me first explain how I came to take the drug. I am an old school friend of Dr Humphrey Osmond, who is the Medical Superintendent of a mental hospital in Saskatchewan. In his search for a cure for his schizophrenic patients, Dr Osmond has for some years past been experimenting with a particular range of drugs known as ‘psychotomimetics’, which produce in those who take them some of the symptoms of insanity. It was Dr Osmond

4,000 tons of crude opium, and we must remember that the first voices of alarm on account of the ‘narcotic problem’ were raised in the United States when imports amounted to 200 tons annually. Otherwise, any competent doctor had known since the twenties that there is no worse dependency that is more destructive to personality. Studies made within the American prison population from 1945 to 1948 showed that ‘the same convicts subjected to doses of morphine and heroin were sensate, prudent, able

the skin, in the pores of the fingers, and the churning stomach which soon becomes numb, distant and is forgotten. I make some enquiries on the Internet while I’m engaged in this, offering my work-in-progress suggestions and casting around for anyone who can answer my questions. Eventually I’m referred to someone else who’s engaged in similarly arcane practices. He’s making a drink he calls ‘rue brew’ from Syrian rue seeds, and is having an interesting time working with it. Eventually we speak

stuff. Monkey Coffee was something that had existed in the nineteenth century, supposedly the best brew in the world. ‘So there really is such a thing?’ I asked. ‘It is a well-known fact. I have read it is a delicacy in some countries.’ ‘Yes, yes. I’ve read that too. They say it is because the monkeys will pick only the best, the ripest berries, right?’ ‘So some say. Others claim it is the chemical reaction within the bowels.’ ‘Bowels?’ ‘Yes. The monkeys eat the beans and then pass them

grinned and said yes. The deranged mutant that had emerged earlier was nowhere to be seen, just a shy, smiling teenage boy. ‘Does he come in here often?’ asked Varnish. ‘Oh yes, we get this one in every six weeks or so. You’re not the first to bring him in.’ The tube in her hand was glue. She began squirting it into his wound then squeezed the flaps of skin together telling the boy that it would sting for a minute. The boy winced. ‘Where do you live?’ asked Varnish. ‘We’ll take you home.’ He

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