Once upon a time in Chicago

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January 31, 2015 by carolinetanski

Coincidentally, “a tiny goblin of a man” is how an acquaintance of mine describes Van Morrison, who propositioned her in a bar. In this case that flattery refers to Mickey Finn, an abominable but interesting footnote of history whence we get the phrase “slipping a mickey.” The Modern Drunkard has the story.

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