You could be driven to it couldn’t you?
Or, you could pretend that you are driven to it and use that as an excuse.
Either way tonight’s drink is a glass of white wine. I have had a very long day; that’s not a good excuse. I have some more work to do even though it is Saturday night; that’s another excuse.
I just really, really, really like a glass of white wine. Now we have the truth of it