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Old 07-22-2017, 04:58 AM
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I'm new to the group.

I'm waking up today ready to make some changes in my life. I have lost friends and now family due to my husband's alcoholism. He was diagnosed with Cirrhosis yesterday and was told he would die if he continued to drink. Last night he was drunk again. I have some choices I need to make. I've been reading the forums and it's clear after 21 years of marriage that his alcohol is what he lives for and will painfully die for too. I need to protect my kids, myself from this dismal life we have fallen into because of his muddied choices.
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Old 07-22-2017, 07:26 AM
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Welcome! I'm sorry to hear about your husband's continued drinking and related health problems, but I'm so happy to hear you are ready to make changes.

Come hang out with us over at the Friends and Family section.
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"Come hang out with us over at the Friends and Family section."

I second the motion

There are so many folks with experience, wisdom and support all over SoberRecovery.

I am sorry for what brings you here but this place is the best.

I am glad you are here
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Sorry to hear about your situation, but I agree that some big decisions are going to need to be made, and soon. I'm sure with the support and knowledge of the people around here you will make the right choices, whatever they may be.
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Old 07-22-2017, 04:37 PM
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welcome, prayers to you all.
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Old 07-23-2017, 08:10 PM
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I'm sorry for what brings you here Twostepsup but this is a place of great support and understanding.

For what it's worth I think you're making the only real choice you can make for yourself and your kids.

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