Hes a blackout drinker or he has blackouts when drinking.
I was so Ms. Jekyll and Mrs. Hyde. Alcohol created a monster in me. I shudder when I think of who I was when I drank.
I also know the 'but if you had my life you would drink too' thing. Ugh.
I know this doesn't help your situation, but I am so glad you posted this. It helps me stay sober.
"OMG, I got engaged, the world will never be the same!...."
Well, first of all I am still merriweathercat, but have changed my name.