His only run-in with the law has been for possession of hashish on the beach near his hometown Bari.
An Arab legend has it that the intoxicating effects of hashish were discovered by an ascetic monk in 1155.
John Greenleaf Whittier was one of the first American writers to deal with the subject when he published The hashish in 1854.
Baroudi took it for a moment, inhaled the smoke of the hashish, and poured it out from his mouth and nostrils.
The effect is, in some respects, similar to that produced by the use of hashish.
Koudah, the boy, ran on naked feet to tell him in the caf of the hashish smokers.
On one occasion490 they secretly filled his pipe with hashish (Bhang).
Succeeding the study on hashish is one on the subject of opium.
Presently he spoke of the hashish café to which he had taken Isaacson.
It has since struck me that it possessed peculiarities akin to those of a hashish hallucination.
1590s, from Arabic hashish "powdered hemp," literally "dry herb," from hashsha "it became dry, it dried up."
hashish hash·ish (hāsh'ēsh', -ĭsh, hā-shēsh', hä-)
A purified resin prepared from the flowering tops of the female cannabis plant and smoked or chewed as a narcotic or an intoxicant.