Do true feelings come out when drunk?
“There’s usually some version of one’s true feelings that come out when one is drunk,” Vranich said.
“People dredge up feelings and sentiments from somewhere deep in their brains, so what one says or does certainly reflects what’s going on deep down..
Do you know what you’re doing when drunk?
Mostly, yes, you are aware of what you are doing. Alcohol and being drunk shift your awareness of the consequences, and reduce your inhibitions. Therefore, you are able to do things that would more clearly seem like a bad idea when you are sober.
Do you really mean what you say when drunk?
So, yes, there is truth in drunk statements. And if you really think about it, you always know what you are doing when you are drunk, even if you may not remember it the next morning. So, essentially, what we are saying is, the excuse “I was drunk, I didn’t mean it” won’t fly anymore.
Why do I behave badly when drunk?
The relationship between alcohol and antisocial behaviour is well documented – both anecdotally and in research. Plenty of arguments and fights stem from someone having had one too many. Scientists believe we behave like this when drunk because we misinterpret social situations and lose our sense of empathy.