Blogs


Notices

Another Newbie Hi everyone

Old 12-18-2010, 08:42 PM
  # 21 (permalink)  
6/20/08
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Posts: 4,467
Welcome! Glad you are here.
coffeenut is offline  
The Following User Says Thank You to coffeenut For This Useful Post:
mygrandfather (12-19-2010)
Old 12-19-2010, 05:04 AM
  # 22 (permalink)  
Member
Thread Starter
 
mygrandfather's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: The "beltway"
Posts: 785
Originally Posted by Hevyn View Post
What wonderful news mygrandfather. You can do this. It will become easier and less awkward as you go along. You'll begin to feel very happy to be the odd man out - no hangover, no wondering what you said or did the night before.
Absolutely agree Hevyn, I managed to do this once before, long ago in college. Went as long as a year without a drink and it ended up being the year I accomplished the most in school. Took about a month before people understood that I was not gonna drink. It was also a time when I discovered how much I like mornings, clear headed mornings. I lived with my siblings then and I watched my brother stay in bed until late morning every Sat and Sun...he drinks daily to this day.

So last night, my guest came back from the dinner with a six pack. This was after I posted here last night. I've seen him drink hard for so many years (oh, I was ok, nothing for me).

But as it hits 08:00 here on the east coast it's been 24 hours since I woke up from my awful night. I'm in a better place right now physically and mentally. And you all are a big reason for that.
mygrandfather is offline  
Old 12-19-2010, 05:08 AM
  # 23 (permalink)  
Member
Thread Starter
 
mygrandfather's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: The "beltway"
Posts: 785
thanks coffeenut, I got my little french press sitting right here beside me
mygrandfather is offline  
Old 12-19-2010, 07:39 AM
  # 24 (permalink)  
Forward we go...side by side-Rest In Peace
 
CarolD's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Serene In Dixie
Posts: 36,741
FForward is the correct direction.....
Keep moving on
CarolD is offline  
Old 12-19-2010, 08:39 AM
  # 25 (permalink)  
Member
 
Roadr440's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Pacific NW
Posts: 274
Welcome mygrandfather, This site can play a big part in your recovery if you let it, lot's of support and good info and advice.. Glad your here! and WTG last night. Keep posting and reading here. Oh and I almost forgot, went people tell you it gets easier as time goes on it is sooo true! Again Welcome....

Road
Roadr440 is offline  

Currently Active Users Viewing this Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off




All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:21 AM.