by buffey
27 Sep 2002, 12:55
Forum: Help Me - SOS
Topic: How do I handle thoughts that I might not be able to stay quit?
Replies: 28
Views: 426

How do I handle thoughts that I might not be able to stay quit?

<r>Hey all, <br/> Thanks Judy, Lilac, and Joanne!! <br/> I want you to know, I so appreciate your taking the time to respond. <br/> I really like what you said Judy, about the visit being the same, either way. It is true, and I guess, I was anticipating it being hard, ahead of time. That is totally ...
by buffey
27 Sep 2002, 12:55
Forum:
Topic: How do I handle thoughts that I might not be able to stay quit?
Replies: 27
Views: 0

How do I handle thoughts that I might not be able to stay quit?

<r>Hey all, <br/> Thanks Judy, Lilac, and Joanne!! <br/> I want you to know, I so appreciate your taking the time to respond. <br/> I really like what you said Judy, about the visit being the same, either way. It is true, and I guess, I was anticipating it being hard, ahead of time. That is totally ...
by buffey
27 Sep 2002, 00:20
Forum: Help Me - SOS
Topic: How do I handle thoughts that I might not be able to stay quit?
Replies: 28
Views: 426

How do I handle thoughts that I might not be able to stay quit?

<r>Hey Marty, <br/> Oh man, I just wrote a long reply, and lost it. <br/> What I mainly wanted you to know, was that what you wrote made sense to me. It got me thinking about the fact that I was thinking of my quit as something outside of myself. Instead of thinking, that I am a non smoker, I was fe...
by buffey
27 Sep 2002, 00:20
Forum:
Topic: How do I handle thoughts that I might not be able to stay quit?
Replies: 27
Views: 0

How do I handle thoughts that I might not be able to stay quit?

<r>Hey Marty, <br/> Oh man, I just wrote a long reply, and lost it. <br/> What I mainly wanted you to know, was that what you wrote made sense to me. It got me thinking about the fact that I was thinking of my quit as something outside of myself. Instead of thinking, that I am a non smoker, I was fe...
by buffey
26 Sep 2002, 12:47
Forum: Help Me - SOS
Topic: How do I handle thoughts that I might not be able to stay quit?
Replies: 28
Views: 426

How do I handle thoughts that I might not be able to stay quit?

<r>Hi crydee, <br/> Oh, but you DO have words of wisdom, because you state what you faced, and the fact that you stayed quit. And I am so happy that you felt better, when you got home. Gives me hope, since I am at the same point as you, that I too will be feeling better. In fact, I do feel better. N...
by buffey
26 Sep 2002, 12:47
Forum:
Topic: How do I handle thoughts that I might not be able to stay quit?
Replies: 27
Views: 0

How do I handle thoughts that I might not be able to stay quit?

<r>Hi crydee, <br/> Oh, but you DO have words of wisdom, because you state what you faced, and the fact that you stayed quit. And I am so happy that you felt better, when you got home. Gives me hope, since I am at the same point as you, that I too will be feeling better. In fact, I do feel better. N...
by buffey
26 Sep 2002, 12:27
Forum: Help Me - SOS
Topic: How do I handle thoughts that I might not be able to stay quit?
Replies: 28
Views: 426

How do I handle thoughts that I might not be able to stay quit?

<r>Oh WOW, <br/> You are all so totally awesome! <br/> Thank you so much for all the responses!! <br/> I appreciate everyone taking the time.....it means alot, as you all are the best listeners. <br/> Thank you Joel, the articles were just what I needed to see right now, but don't know how to find t...
by buffey
26 Sep 2002, 12:27
Forum:
Topic: How do I handle thoughts that I might not be able to stay quit?
Replies: 27
Views: 0

How do I handle thoughts that I might not be able to stay quit?

<r>Oh WOW, <br/> You are all so totally awesome! <br/> Thank you so much for all the responses!! <br/> I appreciate everyone taking the time.....it means alot, as you all are the best listeners. <br/> Thank you Joel, the articles were just what I needed to see right now, but don't know how to find t...
by buffey
26 Sep 2002, 07:40
Forum: Help Me - SOS
Topic: How do I handle thoughts that I might not be able to stay quit?
Replies: 28
Views: 426

How do I handle thoughts that I might not be able to stay quit?

<r>Hey Freedom friends, <br/> I am writing this, just in case. <br/> I have a big 4 day weekend comming up, which will be spent staying at my daughters, and everyone there(daughter, her husband, my son, my husband) all smoke. My daughter and I were long time smoking buddies. <br/> Just thinking abou...
by buffey
22 Sep 2002, 23:07
Forum: Addiction
Topic: Desperate Addicts Parade: Have You Ever...
Replies: 314
Views: 2.8K

Desperate Addicts Parade: Have You Ever...

<r>Have you ever, buried your pack of cigarettes under a bridge, 5 miles away from home, then rode your bike there, and dug them up, and smoked one....EVERYDAY for a week? I have, I am an addict. <br/> <br/> Here's another one, and this is disgusting: <br/> <br/> Have you ever taken long cigarette b...
by buffey
22 Sep 2002, 23:07
Forum: Rationalizations
Topic: Desperate Addicts Parade: Have You Ever...
Replies: 282
Views: 27.6K

Desperate Addicts Parade: Have You Ever...

<r>Have you ever, buried your pack of cigarettes under a bridge, 5 miles away from home, then rode your bike there, and dug them up, and smoked one....EVERYDAY for a week? I have, I am an addict. <br/> <br/> Here's another one, and this is disgusting: <br/> <br/> Have you ever taken long cigarette b...
by buffey
22 Sep 2002, 23:07
Forum:
Topic: Desperate Addicts Parade: Have You Ever...
Replies: 313
Views: 0

Desperate Addicts Parade: Have You Ever...

<r>Have you ever, buried your pack of cigarettes under a bridge, 5 miles away from home, then rode your bike there, and dug them up, and smoked one....EVERYDAY for a week? I have, I am an addict. <br/> <br/> Here's another one, and this is disgusting: <br/> <br/> Have you ever taken long cigarette b...
by buffey
22 Sep 2002, 23:07
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Desperate Addicts Parade: Have You Ever...
Replies: 331
Views: 21.2K

Desperate Addicts Parade: Have You Ever...

<r>Have you ever, buried your pack of cigarettes under a bridge, 5 miles away from home, then rode your bike there, and dug them up, and smoked one....EVERYDAY for a week? I have, I am an addict. <br/> <br/> Here's another one, and this is disgusting: <br/> <br/> Have you ever taken long cigarette b...
by buffey
17 Sep 2002, 13:04
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: GREEN/GREEN!
Replies: 9
Views: 39

GREEN/GREEN!

<r>Hey Lynne, <br/> Congradulations!! <br/> This is so inspiring to us, who are comming up behind you. Thanks for sharing, <br/> and have a great green party!! <br/> Buffey<IMG height="19" src="http://sc.communities.msn.com/themes/pby/img/emoticons/emrose.gif" width="19"><s>[img width="19" height="1...
by buffey
17 Sep 2002, 13:04
Forum: Milestones
Topic: GREEN/GREEN!
Replies: 9
Views: 24

GREEN/GREEN!

<r>Hey Lynne, <br/> Congradulations!! <br/> This is so inspiring to us, who are comming up behind you. Thanks for sharing, <br/> and have a great green party!! <br/> Buffey<IMG height="19" src="http://sc.communities.msn.com/themes/pby/img/emoticons/emrose.gif" width="19"><s>[img width="19" height="1...
by buffey
17 Sep 2002, 11:45
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: My new category!
Replies: 7
Views: 61

My new category!

<r>Hi Suzie, <br/> Thanks.....I thought it sounded so strange, as I hadn't even thought of actually BEING a non smoker. Guess I really am an ex smoker....I'm an ex every thing, really. But, happy to be. <br/> Buffey<IMG height="19" src="http://sc.communities.msn.com/themes/pby/img/emoticons/emrose.g...
by buffey
17 Sep 2002, 11:45
Forum:
Topic: My new category!
Replies: 6
Views: 0

My new category!

<r>Hi Suzie, <br/> Thanks.....I thought it sounded so strange, as I hadn't even thought of actually BEING a non smoker. Guess I really am an ex smoker....I'm an ex every thing, really. But, happy to be. <br/> Buffey<IMG height="19" src="http://sc.communities.msn.com/themes/pby/img/emoticons/emrose.g...
by buffey
17 Sep 2002, 11:45
Forum: My New Life ...
Topic: My new category!
Replies: 7
Views: 69

My new category!

<r>Hi Suzie, <br/> Thanks.....I thought it sounded so strange, as I hadn't even thought of actually BEING a non smoker. Guess I really am an ex smoker....I'm an ex every thing, really. But, happy to be. <br/> Buffey<IMG height="19" src="http://sc.communities.msn.com/themes/pby/img/emoticons/emrose.g...
by buffey
17 Sep 2002, 11:37
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: My new category!
Replies: 7
Views: 61

My new category!

<r>Hi john, ulrike, lynne, and mike, <br/> Thanks so much for the response!! <br/> Its so cool that you are out there, listening to me babble, and take the time........ <br/> I know he had lights, because the smoke shop was out of regulars, but he also doesn' t seem to mind them. So, that is encoura...
by buffey
17 Sep 2002, 11:37
Forum:
Topic: My new category!
Replies: 6
Views: 0

My new category!

<r>Hi john, ulrike, lynne, and mike, <br/> Thanks so much for the response!! <br/> Its so cool that you are out there, listening to me babble, and take the time........ <br/> I know he had lights, because the smoke shop was out of regulars, but he also doesn' t seem to mind them. So, that is encoura...
by buffey
17 Sep 2002, 11:37
Forum: My New Life ...
Topic: My new category!
Replies: 7
Views: 69

My new category!

<r>Hi john, ulrike, lynne, and mike, <br/> Thanks so much for the response!! <br/> Its so cool that you are out there, listening to me babble, and take the time........ <br/> I know he had lights, because the smoke shop was out of regulars, but he also doesn' t seem to mind them. So, that is encoura...
by buffey
17 Sep 2002, 07:30
Forum: My New Life ...
Topic: My new category!
Replies: 7
Views: 69

My new category!

<r>Hey all, <br/> I just had to relate this. <br/> I was noticing the cigarettes that my husband bought (yes, he still smokes) were lights,(which he normally doesn't smoke) so, just jokingly, I was saying that lights were crappy, and why did he buy those, etc. and HE says, "well, the only one that i...
by buffey
17 Sep 2002, 07:30
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: My new category!
Replies: 7
Views: 61

My new category!

<r>Hey all, <br/> I just had to relate this. <br/> I was noticing the cigarettes that my husband bought (yes, he still smokes) were lights,(which he normally doesn't smoke) so, just jokingly, I was saying that lights were crappy, and why did he buy those, etc. and HE says, "well, the only one that i...
by buffey
16 Sep 2002, 10:09
Forum: Stats Parade
Topic: Calling All Lurkers Parade
Replies: 6
Views: 33

Calling All Lurkers Parade

<r>Hi Melissa, <br/> Great idea. <br/> And to lurkers, and wannabes........What better time than now to change your life. <br/> I thought I was one of those people who just could not quit. After reading here, I have come to realize, that there are no people who can't quit. Only people who can, if th...
by buffey
16 Sep 2002, 10:09
Forum: Stats Parade
Topic: Calling All Lurkers Parade
Replies: 6
Views: 33

Calling All Lurkers Parade

<r>Hi Melissa, <br/> Great idea. <br/> And to lurkers, and wannabes........What better time than now to change your life. <br/> I thought I was one of those people who just could not quit. After reading here, I have come to realize, that there are no people who can't quit. Only people who can, if th...