It was first published in 1947 by the Arizona Quarterly.
What is the we Filipinos are mild drinkers?
We Filipinos are mild drinkers. We drink for only three good reasons. We drink when we are very happy. We drink when we are very sad.
What was the favorite story in the barrio about an American soldier and his whiskey?
We Filipinos were very glad to see the Americans back, not so much because they were Americans but because they were not Japanese. In our barrio, drunk Americans became a common site. A favorite story in the barrio then was that of a Yank soldier who stumbled with a bottle of whiskey in his pocket.
Who is the American soldier who was proud and confident regarding his experiences with alcoholic beverages?
– Joe: the American soldier who was proud and confident regarding his experiences with alcoholic beverages.
What happens when you drink alcohol everyday?
Drinking too much puts you at risk for some cancers, such as cancer of the mouth, esophagus, throat, liver and breast. It can affect your immune system. If you drink every day, or almost every day, you might notice that you catch colds, flu or other illnesses more frequently than people who don’t drink.
How much alcohol is safe per day?
Moderate alcohol use for healthy adults generally means up to one drink a day for women and up to two drinks a day for men. Examples of one drink include: Beer: 12 fluid ounces (355 milliliters) Wine: 5 fluid ounces (148 milliliters)