Blogs


Notices

Taking Some Time to Dry Out

Old 04-30-2013, 07:30 PM
  # 1 (permalink)  
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 129
Taking Some Time to Dry Out

So my supportive mother told me today that I'm just taking time to dry out and I'll be back to drinking normally soon. What the hell?

terribob is offline  
The Following User Says Thank You to terribob For This Useful Post:
ElegantlyWasted (04-30-2013)
Old 04-30-2013, 08:30 PM
  # 2 (permalink)  
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 3,777
Blog Entries: 11
I've heard this before. Not the same words but in the same context. I don't know what to think of it myself. I know it does not feel good. I now choose to stay away from the subject of sobriety with said person. I don't need anything like that coming my way. Just keep doing what you are doing. It takes awhile for others to catch onto our new found freedom!!!! Your doing an amazing job.
Mizzuno is offline  
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to Mizzuno For This Useful Post:
ElegantlyWasted (04-30-2013), terribob (04-30-2013)
Old 04-30-2013, 08:36 PM
  # 3 (permalink)  
Blu**ed Lines...A ClockWork SR
 
ElegantlyWasted's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: AZ
Posts: 2,529
Blog Entries: 10
Just make it real on your end and don't let the noise effect you...
ElegantlyWasted is offline  
The Following User Says Thank You to ElegantlyWasted For This Useful Post:
terribob (04-30-2013)
Old 04-30-2013, 08:57 PM
  # 4 (permalink)  
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 129
It was so deflating. I know people don't mean it because I don't think anyone but an alcoholic understands the alcoholic mind. Wouldn't I love to just dry out, snap my fingers, and be cured.
terribob 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 09:38 AM.