Ew, day two! - SoberRecovery : Alcoholism Drug Addiction Help and Information
Go Back   SoberRecovery : Alcoholism Drug Addiction Help and Information >
Register Blogs FAQ Members List Calendar Arcade Mark Forums Read





Reply
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 12-22-2012, 12:44 AM   #1 (permalink)
Member
 

Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: England
Posts: 81

Ew, day two!


I managed three weeks then got smashed on Thursday (oh dear!) ... I completely forgot how difficult the first few days sober had been. Anyway, what's done is done, but let me be a reminder to all newcomers to recovery; day two is dreadful (and it's only 7.45am!) and no amount of booze is worth the feeling!
SoberRo is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 5 Users Say Thank You to SoberRo For This Useful Post:
Dee74 (12-22-2012), NapsteR1 (12-22-2012), ReadyAtLast (12-22-2012), RevivingOphelia (12-23-2012), RyanRed (12-22-2012)
Old 12-22-2012, 12:52 AM   #2 (permalink)
Member
 
ReadyAtLast's Avatar
 

Join Date: Dec 2012
Posts: 6,155
Thanks for the reminder,Soberro.Good to see you back
ReadyAtLast is online now   Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to ReadyAtLast For This Useful Post:
Delilah1 (12-22-2012), SoberRo (12-22-2012)
Old 12-22-2012, 01:04 AM   #3 (permalink)
Member
 
RyanRed's Avatar
 

Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: California
Posts: 373
It only gets better my friend. Those first few days are the hardest of course, but once you get over that hump its all the worth it. I remember those first few days just like yesterday. When I was detoxing, I tried to feel that pain as much as I could. I wanted it BURNED in my brain, so I would always remember how absolutely horrible it was. Something I never want to have to go through again. Everyone is different on how they deal with it, but the truth is we all feel accomplished, and proud once we get through it. Rightly so was well.

I tip my hat too you for walking this path because in the end its so much better. No amount of alcohol ever gave me the accomplishment, happiness, and overall sense of relief that living with a sober mind does.

Stick in there my friend! It only gets better

-Ryan
RyanRed is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 5 Users Say Thank You to RyanRed For This Useful Post:
betterthanbefor (12-22-2012), Christopher99 (12-22-2012), Delilah1 (12-22-2012), NapsteR1 (12-22-2012), SoberRo (12-22-2012)
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing this Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools


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 08:50 AM.