Shari Puterman, Asbury Park Press.
“Doing the drugs, you don’t feel anything,” Stephanie says. “The world could be on fire, but as long as you’re high, everything feels OK.”
During the late stages of her addiction, Stephanie was shooting up to $200 a day in heroin.
“By that point, not to go through physical withdrawal, I had to constantly be doing it. All day, every day, the goal was to get more.”