by Deb
27 Jun 2001, 14:03
Forum:
Topic: screams, laughter, tears and fears
Replies: 30
Views: 0

screams, laughter, tears and fears

<t>Linda, <br/> I remember how I felt when I first responded to this posting. And now a whole year latter I <br/> still feel the same way with the exception that I never ever want to let go of the freedom that I've found. I'm an addict, yes. But never again no matter the emotion we must stand strong...
by Deb
26 Jun 2001, 09:52
Forum: My New Life ...
Topic: Did you ever feel like this?
Replies: 37
Views: 1.6K

Did you ever feel like this?

<t>Wow! <br/> Talk about a puppet. That's exactly how I felt prior tomy quit. It was to the point that I enjoyed smoking. I didn't want to quit. But I knew I had to cut the strings. They were destroying my life and I knew it. Every Doctor's visit, did you quit yet? You'll feel better if you do. I at...
by Deb
26 Jun 2001, 09:52
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Did you ever feel like this?
Replies: 10
Views: 3.7K

Did you ever feel like this?

<t>Wow! <br/> Talk about a puppet. That's exactly how I felt prior tomy quit. It was to the point that I enjoyed smoking. I didn't want to quit. But I knew I had to cut the strings. They were destroying my life and I knew it. Every Doctor's visit, did you quit yet? You'll feel better if you do. I at...
by Deb
26 Jun 2001, 09:52
Forum:
Topic: Did you ever feel like this?
Replies: 36
Views: 0

Did you ever feel like this?

<t>Wow! <br/> Talk about a puppet. That's exactly how I felt prior tomy quit. It was to the point that I enjoyed smoking. I didn't want to quit. But I knew I had to cut the strings. They were destroying my life and I knew it. Every Doctor's visit, did you quit yet? You'll feel better if you do. I at...
by Deb
16 May 2001, 12:17
Forum: Stats Parade
Topic: TUESDAY MAY 15 2001 ZEPPETY PARADE
Replies: 35
Views: 262

TUESDAY MAY 15 2001 ZEPPETY PARADE

<t>Hey Zep, <br/> Congradulations are being sent your way even if they are a couple of minutes late. I just couldn't pass this one by. Two years today! Wow!!! <br/> <br/> Deb <br/> littlelamb <br/> <br/> I have been Quit for: 4W 46m 40s. I have NOT smoked 1121, for a savings of $155.86. Life Saved: ...
by Deb
18 Apr 2001, 13:47
Forum: Advice 4 Newbies
Topic: Caring for Our Quit
Replies: 166
Views: 924

Caring for Our Quit

<t>Zep, <br/> I know you posted this in Feb and again on Easter. <br/> This is so revelent to where I'm at at this time. <br/> I could relate to everything you shared. I just wish I would of read it in Feb. But all I can do now is learn from the past and relearn what I trully need to learn, <br/> sh...
by Deb
18 Apr 2001, 12:35
Forum: Cue Extinguishment
Topic: The Urge Hits!
Replies: 52
Views: 10.1K

The Urge Hits!

<t>Joel, <br/> thanks for pulling this back up for me and others. <br/> I've been hit with urges before but have been able to over come. This time was a double attack for me and I wasn't prepared. I've completed my first day and so far so good. It will continue to do good because I'm not willing to ...
by Deb
28 Feb 2001, 23:07
Forum: Prevent Relapse
Topic: Come share your strength
Replies: 135
Views: 5.3K

Come share your strength

<t>Joel, <br/> I just couldn't not chick on "Come share your strenght". I read your post again and read down through the other post only to find one of mind after one month of quitting. It reminded me of were I was at that time and what I did to combat the nicodemon. I found it actually put a chuckl...
by Deb
01 Jan 2001, 13:20
Forum: Prevent Relapse
Topic: Have you noticed some of these "lost" long-term quits?
Replies: 162
Views: 7.2K

Have you noticed some of these "lost" long-term quits?

<r><SIZE size="140"><s>[size=140]</s><FONT font="LUCIDA HANDWRITING, CURSIVE"><s>[font=LUCIDA HANDWRITING, CURSIVE]</s>Joel,</FONT><e>[/size]</e></SIZE><i>[/font]</i> <br/> <SIZE size="140"><s>[size=140]</s><FONT font="LUCIDA HANDWRITING"><s>[font=LUCIDA HANDWRITING]</s>If I remember correctly I was...
by Deb
01 Jan 2001, 13:20
Forum:
Topic: Have you noticed some of these "lost" long-term quits?
Replies: 162
Views: 0

Have you noticed some of these "lost" long-term quits?

<r><SIZE size="140"><s>[size=140]</s><FONT font="LUCIDA HANDWRITING, CURSIVE"><s>[font=LUCIDA HANDWRITING, CURSIVE]</s>Joel,</FONT><e>[/size]</e></SIZE><i>[/font]</i> <br/> <SIZE size="140"><s>[size=140]</s><FONT font="LUCIDA HANDWRITING"><s>[font=LUCIDA HANDWRITING]</s>If I remember correctly I was...
by Deb
31 Dec 2000, 12:58
Forum:
Topic: New Years Resolution
Replies: 15
Views: 0

New Years Resolution

<r><FONT font="LUCIDA HANDWRITING, CURSIVE"><s>[font=LUCIDA HANDWRITING, CURSIVE]</s>Joel,<e>[/font]</e></FONT> <br/> <FONT font="LUCIDA HANDWRITING"><s>[font=LUCIDA HANDWRITING]</s>Maintance! Couldn't of thought of a better word. To maintain, to continue with the process. It trully is an addiction....
by Deb
31 Dec 2000, 12:58
Forum: Prevent Relapse
Topic: New Years Resolution
Replies: 16
Views: 425

New Years Resolution

<r><FONT font="LUCIDA HANDWRITING, CURSIVE"><s>[font=LUCIDA HANDWRITING, CURSIVE]</s>Joel,<e>[/font]</e></FONT> <br/> <FONT font="LUCIDA HANDWRITING"><s>[font=LUCIDA HANDWRITING]</s>Maintance! Couldn't of thought of a better word. To maintain, to continue with the process. It trully is an addiction....
by Deb
30 Dec 2000, 13:08
Forum:
Topic: How do you handle being with smokers?
Replies: 131
Views: 0

How do you handle being with smokers?

<r><FONT font="LUCIDA HANDWRITING, CURSIVE"><s>[font=LUCIDA HANDWRITING, CURSIVE]</s>Zep,<e>[/font]</e></FONT> <br/> <FONT font="LUCIDA HANDWRITING"><s>[font=LUCIDA HANDWRITING]</s>Thank-you for posting this. I have been thinking about this very issue. And was touched that you feel I could handle an...
by Deb
30 Dec 2000, 13:08
Forum: Relapse Prevention
Topic: How do you handle being with smokers?
Replies: 125
Views: 7.1K

How do you handle being with smokers?

<r><FONT font="LUCIDA HANDWRITING, CURSIVE"><s>[font=LUCIDA HANDWRITING, CURSIVE]</s>Zep,<e>[/font]</e></FONT> <br/> <FONT font="LUCIDA HANDWRITING"><s>[font=LUCIDA HANDWRITING]</s>Thank-you for posting this. I have been thinking about this very issue. And was touched that you feel I could handle an...
by Deb
30 Dec 2000, 13:08
Forum: Prevent Relapse
Topic: How do you handle being with smokers?
Replies: 132
Views: 1.3K

How do you handle being with smokers?

<r><FONT font="LUCIDA HANDWRITING, CURSIVE"><s>[font=LUCIDA HANDWRITING, CURSIVE]</s>Zep,<e>[/font]</e></FONT> <br/> <FONT font="LUCIDA HANDWRITING"><s>[font=LUCIDA HANDWRITING]</s>Thank-you for posting this. I have been thinking about this very issue. And was touched that you feel I could handle an...
by Deb
22 Nov 2000, 10:15
Forum: Milestones
Topic: Our Deb Goes Silver : )
Replies: 18
Views: 398

Our Deb Goes Silver : )

<t>Thank-you, <br/> Each of you are so precious. I feel like I just celebrated my Birthday. Such a surprize. Making Silver is awesome. The only difference I feel is the lack of <br/> nicotine withdrawal, and the triggers that would sneak around the corner looking to see if you were watching for them...
by Deb
02 Nov 2000, 14:15
Forum:
Topic: want not need
Replies: 12
Views: 0

want not need

<t>Iris, Thank-you for sharing your heart. I remember when I first quit and you were there to encourage me. I was so thankful for your sweet comments and our conversation about the guinea's. By the way, took 4 babies to the pet store and the next day my other mother gave me 4 more. The males are now...
by Deb
02 Nov 2000, 14:15
Forum: Cue Extinguishment
Topic: want not need
Replies: 13
Views: 343

want not need

<t>Iris, Thank-you for sharing your heart. I remember when I first quit and you were there to encourage me. I was so thankful for your sweet comments and our conversation about the guinea's. By the way, took 4 babies to the pet store and the next day my other mother gave me 4 more. The males are now...
by Deb
29 Oct 2000, 13:04
Forum: Navigating Withdrawal
Topic: The best thing about my new life is ... ?
Replies: 190
Views: 17.0K

The best thing about my new life is ... ?

<t>I just came across this. What a question to anwer. I feel my life has done just a 45 degree turn toward the right way of life for me. I have noticed that in the last 5 months of not smoking I no longer wheeze. I no longer have episodes of asthma attacks like I use to. Whe the doctor silence to my...
by Deb
29 Oct 2000, 13:04
Forum: Advice 4 Newbies
Topic: The best thing about my new life is ... ?
Replies: 238
Views: 1.4K

The best thing about my new life is ... ?

<t>I just came across this. What a question to anwer. I feel my life has done just a 45 degree turn toward the right way of life for me. I have noticed that in the last 5 months of not smoking I no longer wheeze. I no longer have episodes of asthma attacks like I use to. Whe the doctor silence to my...
by Deb
29 Oct 2000, 12:32
Forum: Help Me - SOS
Topic: screams, laughter, tears and fears
Replies: 31
Views: 417

screams, laughter, tears and fears

<t>Oh, Linda, Wow, such words of encouragement along with the truth of how you can feel wheter your stopping an addiction or having a really bad day. Your words explained how I felt about a month or two after my quit and again after my 5 month of my quit. Our "emotions" can either trip us up or save...
by Deb
29 Oct 2000, 12:32
Forum:
Topic: screams, laughter, tears and fears
Replies: 30
Views: 0

screams, laughter, tears and fears

<t>Oh, Linda, Wow, such words of encouragement along with the truth of how you can feel wheter your stopping an addiction or having a really bad day. Your words explained how I felt about a month or two after my quit and again after my 5 month of my quit. Our "emotions" can either trip us up or save...
by Deb
19 Oct 2000, 09:14
Forum: Relapse Prevention
Topic: To all members...It's time to get serious about quitting.
Replies: 114
Views: 5.1K

To all members...It's time to get serious about quitting.

<t>Joel, I'm so glad that you all do repost some of the previous postings. This is my first time reading this one and I think it's great. Quitting is tough no matter how you look at it. But using excuses for relapse is no good either. As an addict I now see the importance of taking a stand and stick...
by Deb
19 Oct 2000, 09:14
Forum: Advice 4 Newbies
Topic: To all members...It's time to get serious about quitting.
Replies: 114
Views: 681

To all members...It's time to get serious about quitting.

<t>Joel, I'm so glad that you all do repost some of the previous postings. This is my first time reading this one and I think it's great. Quitting is tough no matter how you look at it. But using excuses for relapse is no good either. As an addict I now see the importance of taking a stand and stick...
by Deb
19 Oct 2000, 09:14
Forum:
Topic: To all members...It's time to get serious about quitting.
Replies: 113
Views: 0

To all members...It's time to get serious about quitting.

<t>Joel, I'm so glad that you all do repost some of the previous postings. This is my first time reading this one and I think it's great. Quitting is tough no matter how you look at it. But using excuses for relapse is no good either. As an addict I now see the importance of taking a stand and stick...