he has just turned 100 years old…
dr albert hoffmann ..the inventor/discoverer of lysergic acid looks back on his first trip..in 1943….
he was at first alarmed by his melting world experience…but then went on..and the rest is history….
hoffman is not happy with the course of his wonderchild..
“..hofmann saw his discovery slip from psychiatric miracle medicine, to psychedelic sacrament of the sixties, to outlawed, feared street drug…
today, he is saddened but sanguine… “..wrong and inappropriate use has caused lsd to become my problem child…the history of lsd to date amply demonstrates the catastrophic consequences that can ensue when its profound effect is misjudged and the substance is mistaken for a pleasure drug….”
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