I remember my most expensive drink...

It was at a club in Miami that I was neither tan, nor rich, nor Cuban enough to have any business in, yet there I was—and I was thirsty as hell.

The music was loud, the women were ridiculously beautiful, and I was the only man in the place whose Ferrari was only a 1:64 scale Hot Wheels.

The drink was a $22 vodka tonic (I know, I panicked), and it was the cheapest drink in the whole place. I couldn't afford it at the time, so I guess it was the most expensive drink I almost had.

What can I say, it doesn't take a lot of money to get me drunk, and outside of that $40 bottle of bourbon I bought that one time (Woodford Reserve; so worth it) I don't really spend much on drinks.

But that's because I don't have cash to burn...

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