From Blogizdat LJ:
On December 17, 1981 my best friend was killed by a drunk driver. What follows is something I wrote in his honor and posted several years back, and indeed, have posted more than once, but it's important to me, so I'm re-posting, with minor revisions and corrections.
Read the rest here.
Oh, yeah, one more thing: please, please, please don't drink and drive.