Is 4.30 in the afternoon too early to start drinking......

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  1. Spacey Gracey profile image38
    Spacey Graceyposted 7 years ago

    It is a Friday after all.

    I am going through all my hubs to find the ones that I think have potential, now that I understand much more about keyword research, and assessing the competiton. It is a worthwhile exercise so that I can uncover hubs that with a few more backlinks could do well, and mark off those that aren't worth my time and I can leave to gather dust.

    But my goodness this is a demoralising exercise. Repeatedly I am asking myself 'what on earth were you thinking'! At least I understand with those hubs where I went wrong. But a little drop of whiskey would sure help take the edge off the pain smile

    1. EmpressFelicity profile image72
      EmpressFelicityposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      lol 

      Maybe lay off the hard stuff until later and just have a beer?

    2. Smart Rookie profile image65
      Smart Rookieposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      You're my new inspiration. tongue

      Seriously though, don't be so hard on yourself. You seem to be doing phenomenally well.

  2. Misha profile image73
    Mishaposted 7 years ago

    It's never too early to start drinking wink

    1. snagerries profile image71
      snagerriesposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Agreed... for drinking, no time is odd....

  3. kmackey32 profile image68
    kmackey32posted 7 years ago

    I personally never drink before dark... lol

    1. snagerries profile image71
      snagerriesposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Same here.

  4. readytoescape profile image60
    readytoescapeposted 7 years ago

    I usually wait until I hear a couple of chimes,

    Some times it's the door bell,

    But who am I to argue a good thing.

    1. Spacey Gracey profile image38
      Spacey Graceyposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      lol

  5. Kangaroo_Jase profile image81
    Kangaroo_Jaseposted 7 years ago

    Well its dark here, and almost 2am on Saturday morning.....


    So it IS after 12 somewhere else in the world......so ....go ...pour....one...now..... smile

  6. alternate poet profile image65
    alternate poetposted 7 years ago

    4:30 is about right - the sun being 'under the yardarm'

  7. Chloe Comfort profile image56
    Chloe Comfortposted 7 years ago

    Happy Hours usually starts at 4:00 - I say go for it!

  8. I am DB Cooper profile image63
    I am DB Cooperposted 7 years ago

    No, it's not too early. I like to have a little scotch after lunch sometimes. Of course, it's always better when you have good friends around so you're not getting drunk by yourself.

  9. Spacey Gracey profile image38
    Spacey Graceyposted 7 years ago

    That seems to be a general yes then. Maybe I'll have a medicinal glass of wine then. I am trying to pysche up the courage to look at some of the old hubs.

  10. freecampingaussie profile image60
    freecampingaussieposted 7 years ago

    when traveling thats relax / beer time  time  for drinks n nibblies

  11. profile image0
    Kathryn LJposted 7 years ago

    It's only too early if you've just got out of bed to go to work.  Have one for me!

  12. JulieBMack profile image57
    JulieBMackposted 7 years ago

    It's 5:00 somewhere!! And it is Friday in many parts of the world!  Enjoy!  A couple drinks may inspired some writing!  LOL

  13. profile image62
    logic,commonsenseposted 7 years ago

    Unfettered by time constraints, let's hit the sauce! smile

  14. Dale Nelson profile image41
    Dale Nelsonposted 7 years ago

    Usually sports on tv involves mates and cooking some good food.

    So whatever time it is on the weekend doesnt really matter to me.

    But i have a rule to not dring during normal working hours of 8 am to 4 pm. After that who cares.

  15. WryLilt profile image91
    WryLiltposted 7 years ago

    I haven't had a drink in two years [pregnant and then BF]. I'd take one whenever I could get one! [Planning to wean and go all out on new years.]

    Drink one for me. Oh and feel free to keyword analyse my hubs in your drunken state. I'm sure some of the results would be funny!

  16. Bard of Ely profile image86
    Bard of Elyposted 7 years ago

    I have often sat in the sun on my balcony here around 4pm and onward drinking beer and listening to music!

  17. Denise Handlon profile image88
    Denise Handlonposted 7 years ago

    4:00 in our home growing up was always "cocktail hour". When I travelled in Europe the bars opened and served in the morning. smile

 
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