Day 4

Old 09-28-2013, 08:16 AM
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Day 4

Good morning.

First post after lurking for weeks, wondering if this was the right place to spend time. Given the encouragement I've seen for others, and felt, I decided it was the right place and the right time.

I've not had the horrible experiences of many I've seen on the list. I have been called out, however, by my spouse a couple of times. I know I've misused alcohol, and that's why I'm here. I need to clean up my act -- for my spouse, for my kids, and for our checkbook!

And so, here I am on day 4 -- a Saturday, which is generally a difficult day to avoid drinking. My plan is stay productively busy, and away from the free afternoon wine-tasting at my local shop, which generally starts me down a path I'll later regret.

Thanks for all the support I've seen and received!
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Old 09-28-2013, 08:17 AM
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Welcome and congrats on day 4
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Old 09-28-2013, 08:24 AM
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Welcome fishoutawatta, congrats on day 4. Tons of support here. Glad you have joined us.
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Old 09-28-2013, 08:25 AM
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Welcome! Congrats on your days. You are making a fabulous decision. The rewards are endless.
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Old 09-28-2013, 08:42 AM
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If drink is causing a problem for you then you are in the right place.
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Old 09-28-2013, 08:45 AM
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to SR! I'm glad you found us and joined the family.
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Old 09-28-2013, 09:05 AM
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Hi fish!
Welcome to SR
I lurked for weeks before my first post, as well as my first day without a drink.
I am so happy I found this site!
Very knowledgeable people here.
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