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- September 21, 2008 at 9:59 pm#34231AnonymousInactive
I’ve decided to stop drinking for good. After wondering why I became an alcoholic (genes, stress, S12 Step National MeetingsIs, etc.) I’ve decided to stop making it so complicated and just eliminate the common denominator of my problems as of late –> Alcohol.
So today is my third day without alcohol and I don’t even miss it a bit. I was on a plane this afternoon and the girl in front of me ordered a double shot bloody mary. I didn’t envy her a bit…
Sometimes I even wonder if I want alcohol just because I know I shouldn’t have it – the ol’ “wantin’ what you can’t have” syndrome.
This time I have more of a reason to give it up – I promised my aunt, who may only have 6 months to a year to live (stage IV cancer) that I would call her sober every day and we would talk about what we are thankful for TODAY.
If you are religious, please keep her in you prayers – that would really mean a lot to me.
Thanks everyone – here is to the close of my third sober day and a sobriety date of September 19, 2008.
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