From Addiction to Freedom

"It is hard to imagine that under a year ago her life was much different.  She had been in a prison for 30 years, a prison from which she had no power to escape.  The walls had become too thick, the bars too dense, the lock too cumbersome.  For thirty years she had been in the dark and hopeless solitary confinement of a life-robbing cocaine addiction.  It had turned everything she knew into something hollow."