Take The Pledge

Each 'pledger' publicly read out The Pledge including the name of their hell-raiser, and their words of wisdom regarding alcohol.


I, (Name) Before All These People Gathered Here And Now At The Hermit's Cave, Camberwell, London SE5, Do Solemnly Take THE PLEDGE. In Moments Of Human Weakness, I Shall Call Upon The Wisdom Of (Name of Hell-Raiser) To Support And Enable Me To Do This. Friday 20 June 2008.

Some of the hell-raisers and their words of wisdom:

I've just had eighteen straight whiskies. I think that's the record. Dylan Thomas Poet, short story writer, film and radio script writer.

I am a drinker with writing problems. Brendan Behan Poet, short story writer, novelist and playwright.

What is the point in staying sober? Oliver Reed Actor who once drank 126 pints in 24 hours.

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