Posted by Susan47 on November 19, 2004, at 23:32:41
In reply to Attractive destruction, posted by 64bowtie on November 19, 2004, at 23:06:18
IMHO a *craving* has a positive connotation attached, and *addiction* has negative one. Like, sometimes I crave Babble and sometimes I addicted to it. I'm addicted when I've been on and can't get off. I crave it before I ever get on. So, crave is the unfulfilled version of addicted.
Should start my own Devil's Dictionary ...