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Old 09-17-2014, 02:29 AM   #15 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by MarathonMan View Post
I drank because it's what I've always done. For me stopping drinking is facing a life unknown to me.....I put off stopping out of fear of being adrift once I let go of alcohol. When it's all you've ever known or remember the fear holds you in place. The same reason you stay in a crappy job because of the fear that the new job might leave you more miserable than the current one.

How do you fill 40 hours a week that have previously been filled by drinking?

It's easy to see two things for you. Running and getting back to shape. Plus becoming a parent.

Why don't you sign up for a marathon next year? A goal to train for.
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