What if I told you that the nicotine would calm you down? I mean, it's just once and it'll make you look cool too.
I'm feeling really down and depressed.
Did you know that smoking leads to lung cancer, which kills over 150,000 people every year?
Hey kid, I heard you were feeling down, I might have a solution for you. Come walk with me.
Here, you should try a cigarette.
NO WAY! I've seen what those things have done to people!
Also, 67% of smokers end up perishing from it.
It's not like it will hurt you or anything just once...
Actually, did you know that nicotine can be even more addictive than Heroin? If I try it once, I'll want to do it again. I'm leaving.
Johnston, Bill. “Tips From Former Smokers ®.” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 23 Apr. 2018, www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/resources/data/cigarette-smoking-in-united-states.html.
I made a good decision avoiding that. Even though I'm depressed, I shouldn't turn to drugs. I should seek counseling or other mental help instead if this continues.