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Old 02-15-2015, 12:12 PM
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8 years today

While I don't count days, I do give a nod to the day I decided to change my life. There is a clear demarcation between "then" and "now".

and if I had it to do over, I would pick "now" again. Every. Single. Time.

Eight years means I don't clearly remember the feeling of being drunk or high, but I do definitely remember the struggle and the darkness. If you are currently in that struggle, never give up. The battle can be won and you can be free.

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Old 02-15-2015, 12:21 PM
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Thanks so much, soberlicious, for this poast.

Congratulations on eight sober years. What a beautiful accomplishment.
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Congratulations soberlicious!

Here's to picking "now" and the freedom it brings!
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I saw the thread title, soberlicious, and clicked through to see who the OP was. I saw your name, and it brought a big smile to my face. Thanks for this, and for what you bring. Best to you.
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Congratulations on 8 years and many more to come


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8 years! Just WOW!!!! Congrats!
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Congrats SL 8 years is fantastic
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You're amazing SL! So happy for you. 8 yrs. is remarkable.
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wow SL - 8 years is a wonderful thing
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