While the Great Shift was an awkward or uncomfortable situation for many, for Brad it was downright awful. In an instant, he had gone from his suburban Los Angeles home to a crack den downtown. He was in the body of an addict,
and the addiction was surely taking a toll on this body. He needed help, but he couldn’t stop himself from smoking. Tomorrow, he told himself. Tomorrow would be the day he entered drug rehab for this problem. He was sure he wouldn’t be the only one.