because if they don't drink enough of it, they are liable to write things like this...
It just sounds like you have beyond tapped your resources, and you don't even have enough left to regenerate. Sort of like sourdough starter, you can keep using it for a long time, but if you don't feed it occasionally, it stops working. You've been drawing down on your storage for yourself, your family, your friends, for so long, the E light on your fuel tank probably can't even flash anymore.
Yummy! Sourdough starter and gasoline.
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