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Old 07-08-2017, 07:19 AM   #21 (permalink)
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Opi, thank you so much for your commitment to SR and its people. I'm not on as much as the earlier days, but I am always mindful of the role you played in helping me stay sober. You are a friend.

Thanks, too, to Ladybug and Strat. Your contributions to people's lives are significant.
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Old 07-11-2017, 06:07 PM   #22 (permalink)
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I'm so sad to hear this! Opi, lady, and strat I miss you and hope we can connect again soon. I came on here looking for the meeting
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I've missed you too, Dazee!

I'm glad you checked in. I hope you're okay.
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Old 07-11-2017, 08:19 PM   #24 (permalink)
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I miss the chat meetings as well.

Dazee-I also hope we're able to connect together again soon.

The chat meetings were so critical to me in early recovery, especially on Fridays, which were times I struggled. I have gotten to know and love so many of you and will miss spending my Friday nights here. I am grateful to SR for allowing me to chair the meetings, and to all of you for all the shares. I have learned so much from each of you and thank each one of you that has come to the meetings.

I wanted to share some of my favorite fun memories of SR chat.
1. Opi getting put in a box for cross-talking during Ladybug's meeting, but then working on a way of engineering her way out.
2. Snacks and carrot cake!
3. Hunt always bringing tons of coffee with her.
4. snoochies with the swirly heart emoticon.
5. Drake never quite getting the groceries Opi requested, especially celery and rice cakes.
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Old 07-14-2017, 02:43 PM   #25 (permalink)
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Hi!!! So sorry to hear this!

I eventually quit trying to get into the chatroom, I had so many tech problems and it was frustrating constantly getting logged out.

I do miss all of you, and Opi, Ladybug, SugarBear, Strat, Hopeful, Hunt and many others helped me so much in early sobriety. I was a regular in chat for quite a while.

and where's Errriiiicccc??

Strat, I loved your post..... and no raisins in the carrot cake!

Still sober, and now going to F2F AA meetings

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Dharma-of course no raisins. Opi thinks they're evil.
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Congratulations, Dharma!!

I'm so sorry you had such problems with chat.

We've missed you!

Raisins!!
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Old 07-15-2017, 06:44 AM   #28 (permalink)
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Dharma Hug

I was so happy to see your post, I have missed you and our morning coffee and chats so much.

Congrats on the continued recovery.
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Old 07-16-2017, 07:45 AM   #29 (permalink)
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I miss the chat meetings as well.

Dazee-I also hope we're able to connect together again soon.

The chat meetings were so critical to me in early recovery, especially on Fridays, which were times I struggled. I have gotten to know and love so many of you and will miss spending my Friday nights here. I am grateful to SR for allowing me to chair the meetings, and to all of you for all the shares. I have learned so much from each of you and thank each one of you that has come to the meetings.

I wanted to share some of my favorite fun memories of SR chat.
1. Opi getting put in a box for cross-talking during Ladybug's meeting, but then working on a way of engineering her way out.
2. Snacks and carrot cake!
3. Hunt always bringing tons of coffee with her.
4. snoochies with the swirly heart emoticon.
5. Drake never quite getting the groceries Opi requested, especially celery and rice cakes.


Yep, remember them all! Opi, you can still send me your list... probably still won't get it... but you can try!
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Here you go, Drake. Better get someone to help with the bags!

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Will get right on it... after 9PM of course.
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