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I don't see myself in meetings, not my style. With pills, coke and smoke, it was simply a matter of deciding it was time. I don't know how it works exactly, I just woke up one day and said enough, done with that.

Anyway, thanks to all of ya for the kind words of support!

Day three.

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Mr.Coffee, glad you posted. I'm glad (as are others) that you got day 27 coming up.
This time of year I usually bump this thread. Maybe this year, I'll just post the link to this 7 year old thread.

http://xlforum.net/forums/s...d.php?t=105843

Congratulations on day 26.5!
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I never went to a 12 step program. I really didn’t have a support system. In fact people teased me, ridiculed me....Well, anybody who is trying to quit something knows what I am talking about.<snip>You may or may not need a support system. I’m a little bone headed so I chose to go it alone.
That's really cool, MDT - I know EXACTLY what you mean. My bandmates and friends give me plenty of playful ribbing lately, I grin and roll with it.

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How's it going Mr? Hanging in there?
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Yeah, doin' good, Ed! Thanks for asking!

Day.....crap, gotta think about it...what, day 33?

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Very nice. Keep on keeping on!
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