…already devoted to destruction; that the certain prospect of an unnatural death was the least of my evils; for, supposing I should escape with life by some strange adventure, how could I think with temper of passing my days among Yahoos, and relapsing into my old corruptions, for want of examples to lead and keep me within the paths of virtue? that I knew too well upon what solid reasons all the determinations of the wise Houyhnhnms were founded, not to be shaken by arguments of mine,…
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She returned to the hospital due to difficulty breathing after a relapse of the flu.
She stayed clean for over a year, but had a relapse in December and is now in a drug treatment center.