no\ brakes

1. Still trying when everyone knows the situation is futile.
2. Unable to stop.
3. A psychotic belief that the next time one will be successful.

Bob: Why did Jack send flowers to Betty?

Billy: No brakes.

2. Jim has no brakes - that's why he keeps playing that video game.


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