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85. Don't Drink and Drive
One of the most important lessons you should
is when you drink, you shouldn't drive. I
this the hard way. Last year, I got
DUI, which means Driving Under the Influence. If
get pulled over and you smell like alcohol,
police will ask you to take a breathalyzer
. When you do the test, you have to
really hard into a machine, which will then
you if you are over the limit to
a vehicle. The limit is usually .08 blood
volume. So, if you pass that, you are
Even though you won't go to
for a long time, you will be suffering
consequences of your mistake for a long time.
is a list of the things you will
to do if you get a DUI: go
court, go to alcohol education classes, go to
Anonymous, pay a lot of money in fines.
you don't want to pay, you will have
do community service. I got my DUI almost
year ago, and I am still suffering the
. I still have 56 hours for community service.
have to update my insurance policy, and deal
the Department of Motor Vehicles. You waste a
of time and money. It gets difficult to
a job, because you have to let your
employer know that you have been arrested. It's
worth it. If you are thinking about going
to celebrate and party with friends and family,
one of the following: get a designated driver,
the bus or train, or call a cab.
may cost you a little bit of money,
compared to how much money you will lose
you get a DUI, it's nothing. Don't drink