He's studying to be an engineer.
He has baby blue eyes and long, curly dark hair.
One of those eyes is red because of the blood in it.
He got beat up in a bar and had a cerebral hemorrhage. Then he started to seize.
He was in the ICU with delirium tremens.
The sedatives it took to calm him down would have killed a horse, the nurse said.
We spend an hour talking.
He asks, 'If I don't drink, what will I do on New Year's eve?'