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I'm assuming that sensational media made it seem a lot more morbid than it really was.
They sure did. Not only was the collection as aesthetically perfect as an assembly of Van Eycks and Memlings, but they tasted far better than any so-called "bread" exhibits.
Honestly pianocraft,sometimes I think you've never met a real junkie;the things you say about Bowie in his cocaine era, are hilarious