A(nother) time for change

Old 08-13-2017, 04:36 PM
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A(nother) time for change

I've been here before, and I've had success. I've been struggling lately to stay sober and fight the demons that come with it so I wanted to come back. Not sure what I want, but I just want to reach out again. I want the sober life I know back.
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Old 08-13-2017, 04:51 PM
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When I was new to recovery, I didn't know what I wanted either, I just knew I didn't want what I had.

I started looking at the people who were happy, joyous, and free.

I listened to them. I watched them. I decided they had what I wanted.

I took from their shares and started to do what they had done to get to where they were. You know what..., it worked!
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Old 08-13-2017, 05:04 PM
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Welcome back, StruggleON!

You can have the sober life you wanted.
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Old 08-13-2017, 05:07 PM
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"I want the sober life I know back."

I think that's key.

But find the hard part is that while actively drinking one CAN'T REMEMBER what that life was like.
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Old 08-13-2017, 05:57 PM
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You can reclaim your life, StruggleOn. I'm glad you came back to talk about what's going on. We care.
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Old 08-14-2017, 01:43 AM
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Welcome back

you can do this - what's your plan?

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