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Old 05-11-2012, 01:45 AM   #1 (permalink)
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The BEST Decision I Ever Made!


21 days sober TODAY!!! and the sun is shinning!

I just thought I would make a quick post for all those people who are thinking about stopping drinking, to let them know that it really is the best decision that I have ever made and will be for you too..

22 days ago I had my last big drink and as usual bad events occured and I felt like my life was out of control. Now 21 days forward (this is the longest amount of sober days I have had since I was 15!) I realise that I never want or need alcohol to be in control in my life again.

It isn't always easy, it would be a lie to say it is. However with the support of the fabulous people here and the advice they all offer, and reading and understanding all the helpful advice from AA, I have now Got A Life and I am in control of it, not the alcohol, and you can be too.

So, stop thinking about it... take the first step and stop, hand over the control the 'evil puppet master' AKA as alcohol has on you to your higher power, or as I have, hang it on a peg at the back of a very large cupboard... and start to enjoy your life and start living x

Have a lovely day, and don't have that first drink!
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That's awesome TimeToGetALife...Congrats on 21 days!...Are you going to some meetings?....I remember you saying you were shy. Good job on three weeks!
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Are you going to some meetings?....I remember you saying you were shy. Good job on three weeks!

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No not yet... still working on the shy thing at the moment...
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Congratulations on 21 days TGAL

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No not yet... still working on the shy thing at the moment...
That's alright...You're not drinking....I don't know if you saw this or not....It's worth a look.

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I don't know if you saw this or not....It's worth a look.

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I haven't, but will read it tonight, thank you for all the links you have given me, I have read all of them and they really help. You're a star! :ghug3
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I haven't, but will read it tonight, thank you for all the links you have given me, I have read all of them and they really help. You're a star! :ghug3
Not really....Just an alcoholic that likes to spare other alcoholics misery. I had enough for both of us.
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21 days for me too! Must have quit at the same time!
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Good for you kellyrally...Congrats on three weeks and keep at it...Don't pick up the first drink.
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21 days for me too! Must have quit at the same time!
Well done KellyRally! Here's to a fabulous weekend for us both x
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