Once upon a time, it woulda been a dream come true: marijuana is legal!
And yet that dream has come true! Marijuana, for all intents and purposes, is as legal as a shady stock deal. A law approved by voters here in 2012 went into effect with the first of the year. Media types are one-upping each other with bad, predictable puns, like "the buzz on the new law" and "Rocky Mountain high."
But, alas! It's a little late for moi. Yeah, I'll be tempted to step inside a pot emporium, first time I see one. Novelty, you know? But I won't buy anything, or accept a free sample. Smokin' dope, I'm afraid, has long since lost its charm.
I still welcome its legalization, though. It's a new source of revenue, taxable, and a means of eliminating the criminality long associated with it.
Smoke 'em if you got 'em – if you're so inclined.