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Old 09-07-2008, 09:32 AM
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Re-committing to myself

Day 1 for me again.
I have been not doing well lately when it comes to staying sober. I came up with tons of reasons to drink - and none not to.
Today though I have had enough: I know I don't have to live this way, I'm tired of feeling bad (physically and emotionally), I'm tired of the look on my husbands face when alcohol is mentioned, and I've turned into a lousy pet owner.
You all know that my list could go on and on...
I am making a promise to myself, to not drink - I just can't take this anymore!

Is anyone else on Day 1?
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Old 09-07-2008, 09:40 AM
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Well...
...I quit having day one's years ago.
And hope this will be your final one too.

Do you have a plan?
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Old 09-07-2008, 09:44 AM
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JPat - I am glad that you made it back, I've missed you!

I'm not on day one, but I am here to support you however I can. :ghug3
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Old 09-07-2008, 09:54 AM
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Yes I have a plan - To Not Drink!
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Old 09-07-2008, 09:58 AM
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Yes I have a plan - To Not Drink!
Thats a cracking plan!
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Old 09-07-2008, 10:12 AM
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Hi JPat - and welcome back!! Why don't you go on the September thread and/or the under 2 weeks to get some support and to also be accountable to a group who are trying for the same thing and also on their first few weeks of sobriety? I find my July Class and under 60 day thread help keep me accountable, which I deperately need sometimes.

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Old 09-07-2008, 10:45 AM
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Old 09-07-2008, 01:01 PM
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Old 09-14-2008, 10:07 AM
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Hi Jen,

I have been wondering where you were and thinking about you. Hang in there. We can do this.
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