Ah, the old days in which illicit sexual behavior was punished with enforced matrimony enacted under the threat of death. This ensured the female was provided for, and the heirs would be part of a legitimate line - although shucks, everyone reckoned the Hawkins were kin to Elvira's people if'n you go back far enough.

Limp in, Leap out - because now you're full of liquor, and the cumulative depressive effects are still an hour away! For now it's elation and a liberating loss of restraint.