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Old 11-22-2013, 09:16 AM   #1 (permalink)
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First time on board, still trying to make my way around. Stopped drinking on July 7, 2012 and haven't had a sip since. 30 years functioning alcoholic.
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Welcome, Busted. SR is a great place to be.
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Old 11-22-2013, 09:30 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Thanks. Just going to try and find my way around. Kind of confusing at first.
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Old 11-22-2013, 09:33 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Welcome BustedFlat, congrats on your sober time. This is a good place for support.
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Old 11-22-2013, 02:44 PM   #5 (permalink)
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welcome to SR, BustedFlat - lots of support and wisdom here

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Old 11-22-2013, 02:50 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Old 11-23-2013, 12:54 AM   #7 (permalink)
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Welcome, BustedFlat! Sounds like you're doing very well with sobriety. It's good to have you aboard.
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Old 11-23-2013, 03:05 AM   #8 (permalink)
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Wow and welcome busted flat!!! That's a whole lot of good sober time. You'll get the hang of SR. There are so many great sections to suit you liking

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Old 11-23-2013, 09:50 AM   #9 (permalink)
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Even better...I live in Baton Rouge...thanks for the warm welcome.
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