(Referring to the music of Anton Bruckner) "Nightmarish hangover style" ( traumverwirrten Katzenjammerstil )
I have actually programmed a fair bit in Perl, like I have C++ code published with my name on it. Other things I have tried and have no intention to do again if I can at all avoid it include smoking, getting drunk enough to puke and waste the whole next day with hang-over, breaking a leg in a violent car crash, getting mugged in New York City, or travel with Aeroflot.erik naggum
The effects of mescalin or LSD can be, in some respects, far more satisfying than those of alcohol. To begin with, they last longer; they also leave behind no hangover, and leave the mental faculties clear and unimpaired. They stimulate the faculties and produce the ideal ground for a peak experience.colin wilson
"Let's look at the bottom of 64," she says, and it suddenly strikes me that everybody is. No one is staring into space, or writing love letters, or sleeping off a hangover. What kind of place is this, anyway?Harold Henderson, "Big Ideas" (1988), Chicago Reader.
(Referring to the music of Anton Bruckner) "Nightmarish hangover style" ( traumverwirrten Katzenjammerstil )From Norman Lebrecht, The Book of Musical Anecdotes (1985, Sphere Books)
Americans also seem to believe that the monarchy is a kind of mediaeval hangover, encumbered by premodern notions of decorum; the reality is that the British monarchy, for good or ill, is a modern political institution perhaps the first modern political institution.Adam Gopnik, in The New Yorker (29 September 1997).
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