“The gin and tonic has saved more Englishmen’s lives, and minds, than all the doctors in the Empire.”
“I like to have a Martini, two at the very most; three, I’m under the table, four I’m under my host!”
“Good humor is a tonic for mind and body. It is the best antidote for anxiety and depression. It is a business asset. It attracts and keeps friends. It lightens human burdens. It is the direct route to serenity and contentment.”
“I don’t know what reception I’m at, but for God’s sake give me a gin and tonic.”
“Beloved, we join hands here to pray for gin. An aridity defiles us. Our innards thirst for the juice of juniper…”
Wallace Thurman, Infants of the Spring
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