Tyler wrote:I know the rules are abstract, but where do you drawl the line?
I would suggest for the most part, you're over-complicating it, and by doing so, causing needless worry, guilt and consternation.
Tyler wrote:Is it wrong livelihood to work in a store that sells intoxicants?
Now that's a worthwhile question to ask, though the more relevant question (from a N8P perspective) would be whether you yourself are required to sell intoxicants.
"Do not force others, including children, by any means whatsoever, to adopt your views, whether by authority, threat, money, propaganda, or even education." - Ven. Thich Nhat Hanh
"Whether I were to preach in brief, Sāriputta, or whether I were to preach in detail, Sāriputta, or whether I were to preach both in brief or in detail, Sāriputta, rare are those who understand." (A I 333, Sāriputtasutta)