Always the Athlete
12-year-old Ricky was the type of go-getter and dedicated sportsman that would get up at the crack of dawn to practice football. He was good at the game and loved playing with his friends at every opportunity, some days from dawn until dusk. By the time he was 17 however, all that would fall to the wayside.
Ricky’s new teenage pursuits were not nearly as wholesome as those he had engaged in while an adolescent. Gone were the ambition and dedication that once pervaded Ricky’s entire personality. Now, his only desire in life was to see how high he could truly get. His forays into marijuana usage soon gave way to experimentations with drugs like LSD and PCP…