Originally Posted by Surlyredhead
I understand how scary it is to attend your first meeting, but I promise, once you walk through those doors, the worst will be over. You only have to walk in for the first time once. Take a deep breath and jump in. You will be in a room full of people that have been exactly where you are now. We all started on day one!
Hugs, let is know how it went,
It is VERY scary. Admittingly and regretfully, i have always cared about what others thought of me. My road has been rough and I have prided myself on getting "through" alot if hardships even though they probably weren't the healthiest ways. I get scared knowing that I will have to admit to others that I am powerless to alcohol. I am tearful and terrified but kind of excited. Just a bunch of mixed emotions. It's hard for me to open up to people due to trust issues. I am trying to stay positive and will be in a meeting very soon. Thanks so much for reaching out to me. I really appreciate it. Hugs.