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  • Fourfold Gold!
    http://sc.groups.msn.com/themes/R9c/pby/img/emoticons/emthup.gif CONGRATULATIONS!!!!! and a Happy 4 Year Quit Anniversary!! Thank you so much for posting and for being such an inspiration to the people like me who are not too far into their quit lives. It is wonderful to hear from people like you w...
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  • Fourfold Gold!
    Every year I forget to post but I've remembered this time, hurray! [/size][/font] To be free of an addiction is a big achievement but to be completely free of craving/regret/bitterness is beyond wonderful. I have the best attitude to my quit of anyone I know and this is in thanks to Freedom From To...
    by sostark Posted in The Message Board
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    June 14th, 2008, 1:02 am
  • Fourfold Gold!
    http://sc.groups.msn.com/themes/R9c/pby/img/emoticons/emthup.gif CONGRATULATIONS!!!!! and a Happy 4 Year Quit Anniversary!! Thank you so much for posting and for being such an inspiration to the people like me who are not too far into their quit lives. It is wonderful to hear from people like you w...
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    June 14th, 2008, 1:02 am
  • Fourfold Gold!
    http://sc.groups.msn.com/themes/R9c/pby/img/emoticons/emthup.gif CONGRATULATIONS!!!!! and a Happy 4 Year Quit Anniversary!! Thank you so much for posting and for being such an inspiration to the people like me who are not too far into their quit lives. It is wonderful to hear from people like you w...
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    June 14th, 2008, 1:02 am
  • Fourfold Gold!
    Every year I forget to post but I've remembered this time, hurray! [/size][/font] To be free of an addiction is a big achievement but to be completely free of craving/regret/bitterness is beyond wonderful. I have the best attitude to my quit of anyone I know and this is in thanks to Freedom From To...
    by sostark Posted in General
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    June 14th, 2008, 1:02 am
  • Fourfold Gold!
    http://sc.groups.msn.com/themes/R9c/pby/img/emoticons/emthup.gif CONGRATULATIONS!!!!! and a Happy 4 Year Quit Anniversary!! Thank you so much for posting and for being such an inspiration to the people like me who are not too far into their quit lives. It is wonderful to hear from people like you w...
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    June 14th, 2008, 1:02 am
  • Fourfold Gold!
    http://sc.groups.msn.com/themes/R9c/pby/img/emoticons/emthup.gif CONGRATULATIONS!!!!! and a Happy 4 Year Quit Anniversary!! Thank you so much for posting and for being such an inspiration to the people like me who are not too far into their quit lives. It is wonderful to hear from people like you w...
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    June 14th, 2008, 1:02 am
  • 2 x Gold WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Congrats on the DOUBLE GOLD status! It's always inspiring to see these posts. Makes me know that I can do it too. I also want to say that I am very sorry about your loss of a friend. It's often difficult to watch that happen, especially someone that is close to you. My condolences go to you and her ...
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    June 3rd, 2008, 6:44 am
  • 2 x Gold WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    http://sc.groups.msn.com/themes/R9c/pby/img/emoticons/emteeth.gif http://sc.groups.msn.com/themes/R9c/pby/img/emoticons/emthup.gif WOW I hit 2 years May 6th and really been busy and couldn't find my link to site. The 2nd year was a breeze compared to the first as I really don't think I even trigger...
    by flymikee1 Posted in The Message Board
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    June 3rd, 2008, 6:44 am
  • 2 x Gold WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Congrats on the DOUBLE GOLD status! It's always inspiring to see these posts. Makes me know that I can do it too. I also want to say that I am very sorry about your loss of a friend. It's often difficult to watch that happen, especially someone that is close to you. My condolences go to you and her ...
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    June 3rd, 2008, 6:44 am
  • 2 x Gold WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Congrats on the DOUBLE GOLD status! It's always inspiring to see these posts. Makes me know that I can do it too. I also want to say that I am very sorry about your loss of a friend. It's often difficult to watch that happen, especially someone that is close to you. My condolences go to you and her ...
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  • 2 x Gold WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    http://sc.groups.msn.com/themes/R9c/pby/img/emoticons/emteeth.gif http://sc.groups.msn.com/themes/R9c/pby/img/emoticons/emthup.gif WOW I hit 2 years May 6th and really been busy and couldn't find my link to site. The 2nd year was a breeze compared to the first as I really don't think I even trigger...
    by flymikee1 Posted in General
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    June 3rd, 2008, 6:44 am
  • 2 x Gold WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Congrats on the DOUBLE GOLD status! It's always inspiring to see these posts. Makes me know that I can do it too. I also want to say that I am very sorry about your loss of a friend. It's often difficult to watch that happen, especially someone that is close to you. My condolences go to you and her ...
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    June 3rd, 2008, 6:44 am
  • 2 x Gold WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Congrats on the DOUBLE GOLD status! It's always inspiring to see these posts. Makes me know that I can do it too. I also want to say that I am very sorry about your loss of a friend. It's often difficult to watch that happen, especially someone that is close to you. My condolences go to you and her ...
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  • Depression
    Hi I quit over two months ago (cold turkey). and am now fighting moderate depression...unsucessfully
    by Annabellelee Posted in Questions
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    June 2nd, 2008, 2:31 am
  • Depression
    Two Months is GREAT! It's a huge accomplishment. Be proud of yourself. Here are several things to read about depression if you haven't read them before: Depression - normal or real organic? , Depression - acute - the emotional loss , DEPRESSION . I think that most of us do suffer from some degree of...
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    June 2nd, 2008, 2:31 am
  • Depression
    Hi I quit over two months ago (cold turkey). and am now fighting moderate depression...unsucessfully
    by Annabellelee Posted in Symptoms
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  • Theron's First Post
    Hi Theron and Welcome aboard the Freedom Train!! I am SO glad that YOU made the decision to take back your life and your health and to stop letting nicotine make your decisions for you. [/size] This is not a quit attempt, bear in mind. This is a real QUIT. You're not just trying to do it, you ARE d...
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    May 26th, 2008, 10:03 am
  • Theron's First Post
    Hi! My name is Theron. I am on day 11 of my cold turkey quit attempt.My story isn't really any different than so many others' story. I began smoking as a teenager, and have had an unbearable love-hate relationship with nicotine and cigarettes for twenty years. I began by sneaking cigarettes from my ...
    by savoirfaireintheair Posted in The Message Board
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    May 26th, 2008, 10:03 am
  • Theron's First Post
    Hi! My name is Theron. I am on day 11 of my cold turkey quit attempt.My story isn't really any different than so many others' story. I began smoking as a teenager, and have had an unbearable love-hate relationship with nicotine and cigarettes for twenty years. I began by sneaking cigarettes from my ...
    by savoirfaireintheair Posted in 1st Post - Diary
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    May 26th, 2008, 10:03 am
  • You can quit
    I will have two years on Wednesday (May 21) but need to post early. While thinking about posting I went back to some material I had written or used two years ago and realized I had come a long way, and that maybe some of these early thoughts might help someone else. The material copied below (I can'...
    by gally66 Posted in Craves - Thoughts
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    May 26th, 2008, 1:02 am
  • You can quit
    I will have two years on Wednesday (May 21) but need to post early. While thinking about posting I went back to some material I had written or used two years ago and realized I had come a long way, and that maybe some of these early thoughts might help someone else. The material copied below (I can'...
    by gally66 Posted in Planning
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    May 26th, 2008, 1:02 am
  • You can quit
    It really is amazing to go back and re-read your thoughts and feelings from those first few days. I don't ever want to forget the journey that I made that has taken me to the wonderful place I am now. I never want to forget it and I never want to repeat it. 2 years free! Winna
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    May 26th, 2008, 1:02 am
  • Celebrate with me! 2 years of FREEDOM!
    The past two years have been amazing! Quitting smoking was the catalyst fueling a complete and total reinvention of myself. At 52, I am now doing things that never even crossed my mind before. You do not realize just how enveloped in the act of smoking you are, constantly having to feed and satisfy ...
    by winna660 Posted in The Message Board
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    Last post by John (Gold)
    May 16th, 2008, 10:05 am
  • Celebrate with me! 2 years of FREEDOM!
    The past two years have been amazing! Quitting smoking was the catalyst fueling a complete and total reinvention of myself. At 52, I am now doing things that never even crossed my mind before. You do not realize just how enveloped in the act of smoking you are, constantly having to feed and satisfy ...
    by winna660 Posted in General
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    May 16th, 2008, 10:05 am
  • still here...and now bronze :)
    Congratulations on Bronze! Every milestone is a major breakthrough on the road to complete independence. With each day and month that passes, it truly becomes a cinch. I'm sorry about your MIL. I hope that she can serve as an inspiration for you to keep your quit through a trying time. Kevin Time Sm...
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    May 6th, 2008, 11:55 am
  • still here...and now bronze :)
    I came here a while after quitting cold turkey on Jan. 16th, 2008. I had trouble with the website a few times, it was taking a really long time to load each page. Anyone else have that problem ever? Anyway, I didn't log back on for a while...things got busy..I kept my quit and stopped checking the q...
    by PennJJ1 Posted in The Message Board
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    May 6th, 2008, 11:55 am
  • still here...and now bronze :)
    Congratulations on Bronze! Every milestone is a major breakthrough on the road to complete independence. With each day and month that passes, it truly becomes a cinch. I'm sorry about your MIL. I hope that she can serve as an inspiration for you to keep your quit through a trying time. Kevin Time Sm...
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    May 6th, 2008, 11:55 am
  • still here...and now bronze :)
    Congratulations on Bronze! Every milestone is a major breakthrough on the road to complete independence. With each day and month that passes, it truly becomes a cinch. I'm sorry about your MIL. I hope that she can serve as an inspiration for you to keep your quit through a trying time. Kevin Time Sm...
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    May 6th, 2008, 11:55 am
  • still here...and now bronze :)
    I came here a while after quitting cold turkey on Jan. 16th, 2008. I had trouble with the website a few times, it was taking a really long time to load each page. Anyone else have that problem ever? Anyway, I didn't log back on for a while...things got busy..I kept my quit and stopped checking the q...
    by PennJJ1 Posted in General
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    May 6th, 2008, 11:55 am
  • still here...and now bronze :)
    Congratulations on Bronze! Every milestone is a major breakthrough on the road to complete independence. With each day and month that passes, it truly becomes a cinch. I'm sorry about your MIL. I hope that she can serve as an inspiration for you to keep your quit through a trying time. Kevin Time Sm...
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    May 6th, 2008, 11:55 am
  • still here...and now bronze :)
    Congratulations on Bronze! Every milestone is a major breakthrough on the road to complete independence. With each day and month that passes, it truly becomes a cinch. I'm sorry about your MIL. I hope that she can serve as an inspiration for you to keep your quit through a trying time. Kevin Time Sm...
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    May 6th, 2008, 11:55 am
  • LET'S HAVE A PARADE !!
    Come one ! Come All! Stats Big and Small. BE PROUD you are here another [/size][/font] smoke-free day. Maggie I have been quit for 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 9 hours, 43 minutes and 1 second (785 days). I have saved $3,229.40 by not smoking 15,708 cigarettes. I have saved 1 Month, 3 Weeks, ...
    by gingerjoe501 Posted in The Message Board
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    May 2nd, 2008, 2:41 am
  • LET'S HAVE A PARADE !!
    Come one ! Come All! Stats Big and Small. BE PROUD you are here another [/size][/font] smoke-free day. Maggie I have been quit for 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 9 hours, 43 minutes and 1 second (785 days). I have saved $3,229.40 by not smoking 15,708 cigarettes. I have saved 1 Month, 3 Weeks, ...
    by gingerjoe501 Posted in General
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    Last post by So gold
    May 2nd, 2008, 2:41 am
  • LET'S HAVE A PARADE !!
    http://www.msnusers.com/isapi/fetch.dll?action=MyPhotos_GetMBPhoto&ImageID=nJAAAAJUNzuxG0yfa2rtnemi*LFZsLDeQxC1hzR3WTbUy3BskERvjusS8FD6tA!q2931UeycC3Tc My wife told me the other day that she has trouble remembering me as a [/font] smoker..............sweet billions of blue blistering barnacles........
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    April 27th, 2008, 10:11 am
  • LET'S HAVE A PARADE !!
    http://www.msnusers.com/isapi/fetch.dll?action=MyPhotos_GetMBPhoto&ImageID=nJAAAAJUNzuxG0yfa2rtnemi*LFZsLDeQxC1hzR3WTbUy3BskERvjusS8FD6tA!q2931UeycC3Tc My wife told me the other day that she has trouble remembering me as a [/font] smoker..............sweet billions of blue blistering barnacles........
    by RobinS614 Posted in
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    April 27th, 2008, 10:11 am
  • LET'S HAVE A PARADE !!
    http://www.msnusers.com/isapi/fetch.dll?action=MyPhotos_GetMBPhoto&ImageID=nJAAAAJUNzuxG0yfa2rtnemi*LFZsLDeQxC1hzR3WTbUy3BskERvjusS8FD6tA!q2931UeycC3Tc My wife told me the other day that she has trouble remembering me as a [/font] smoker..............sweet billions of blue blistering barnacles........
    by RobinS614 Posted in
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    April 27th, 2008, 10:11 am
  • LET'S HAVE A PARADE !!
    http://www.msnusers.com/isapi/fetch.dll?action=MyPhotos_GetMBPhoto&ImageID=nJAAAAJUNzuxG0yfa2rtnemi*LFZsLDeQxC1hzR3WTbUy3BskERvjusS8FD6tA!q2931UeycC3Tc My wife told me the other day that she has trouble remembering me as a [/font] smoker..............sweet billions of blue blistering barnacles........
    by RobinS614 Posted in
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    April 27th, 2008, 10:11 am
  • LET'S HAVE A PARADE !!
    http://www.msnusers.com/isapi/fetch.dll?action=MyPhotos_GetMBPhoto&ImageID=nJAAAAJUNzuxG0yfa2rtnemi*LFZsLDeQxC1hzR3WTbUy3BskERvjusS8FD6tA!q2931UeycC3Tc My wife told me the other day that she has trouble remembering me as a [/font] smoker..............sweet billions of blue blistering barnacles........
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  • 5 Months Yahooo
    CONGRATULATIONS!! I can't wait to be able to write a similar post in about 4 months:). Thanks for the encouragement and the reinforcement http://sc.groups.msn.com/themes/R9c/pby/img/emoticons/emteeth.gif [/size] Lila-Free since 3/27/08 and keepin' it that way! [/size]
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    April 21st, 2008, 6:00 pm
  • 5 Months Yahooo
    Hello All, I just wanted to write a post after celebrating another milestone, much of which has been enabled by the support of this website. I don't go online so much these days, the first 3 months I was almost daily checking into the website. Now I have well and truly formed the new habit of NOT sm...
    by Jo Anne Posted in Milestones
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    April 21st, 2008, 6:00 pm
  • 5 Months Yahooo
    Hello All, I just wanted to write a post after celebrating another milestone, much of which has been enabled by the support of this website. I don't go online so much these days, the first 3 months I was almost daily checking into the website. Now I have well and truly formed the new habit of NOT sm...
    by Jo Anne Posted in The Message Board
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    April 21st, 2008, 6:00 pm
  • Double GOLD :) Life is precious
    Today I sit back and celebrate two years smoke free and what a great feeling it is!!!!!!!!!!!!! I won't lie...I struggled..for awhile..and at times it was just pure determination that got me through a moment. THe moments always past...always...ntap ntap is something i repeated a thousand times or mo...
    by Blue1451 Posted in General
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    April 7th, 2008, 2:14 am
  • Double GOLD :) Life is precious
    Today I sit back and celebrate two years smoke free and what a great feeling it is!!!!!!!!!!!!! I won't lie...I struggled..for awhile..and at times it was just pure determination that got me through a moment. THe moments always past...always...ntap ntap is something i repeated a thousand times or mo...
    by Blue1451 Posted in The Message Board
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    Last post by winna660
    April 7th, 2008, 2:14 am
  • GOLD X 2 !!!
    To put it simply, I have done it. I have managed to string together 2 full years without taking even one puff. This is the longest I have gone since I was 15 years old without putting nicotine into my system. I quit once over 20 years ago and made it for 23 months plus a few weeks with out taking a ...
    by kysbrlady Posted in The Message Board
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    April 1st, 2008, 8:40 am
  • Double GOLD :) Life is precious
    Wow Tracy, what a story. Congratulations on being nicotine free for two years. That is amazing. http://groups.msn.com/isapi/fetch.dll?action=MyPhotos_GetMBPhoto&ImageID=nJAAAALENv*BG0yfa2rtneguRBLx8TMMZnzAXDWv7y2zmFiqZYngCHlNQ18nPSMmvUgDNdn56!2Y GOLD X 2 Tracy - Free and Healing for One Month, Four...
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    March 27th, 2008, 12:40 am
  • Double GOLD :) Life is precious
    Wow Tracy, what a story. Congratulations on being nicotine free for two years. That is amazing. http://groups.msn.com/isapi/fetch.dll?action=MyPhotos_GetMBPhoto&ImageID=nJAAAALENv*BG0yfa2rtneguRBLx8TMMZnzAXDWv7y2zmFiqZYngCHlNQ18nPSMmvUgDNdn56!2Y GOLD X 2 Tracy - Free and Healing for One Month, Four...
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    March 27th, 2008, 12:40 am
  • Double GOLD :) Life is precious
    Wow Tracy, what a story. Congratulations on being nicotine free for two years. That is amazing. http://groups.msn.com/isapi/fetch.dll?action=MyPhotos_GetMBPhoto&ImageID=nJAAAALENv*BG0yfa2rtneguRBLx8TMMZnzAXDWv7y2zmFiqZYngCHlNQ18nPSMmvUgDNdn56!2Y GOLD X 2 Tracy - Free and Healing for One Month, Four...
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    March 27th, 2008, 12:40 am
  • Double GOLD :) Life is precious
    Wow Tracy, what a story. Congratulations on being nicotine free for two years. That is amazing. http://groups.msn.com/isapi/fetch.dll?action=MyPhotos_GetMBPhoto&ImageID=nJAAAALENv*BG0yfa2rtneguRBLx8TMMZnzAXDWv7y2zmFiqZYngCHlNQ18nPSMmvUgDNdn56!2Y GOLD X 2 Tracy - Free and Healing for One Month, Four...
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    March 27th, 2008, 12:40 am
  • Double GOLD :) Life is precious
    Wow Tracy, what a story. Congratulations on being nicotine free for two years. That is amazing. http://groups.msn.com/isapi/fetch.dll?action=MyPhotos_GetMBPhoto&ImageID=nJAAAALENv*BG0yfa2rtneguRBLx8TMMZnzAXDWv7y2zmFiqZYngCHlNQ18nPSMmvUgDNdn56!2Y GOLD X 2 Tracy - Free and Healing for One Month, Four...
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    March 27th, 2008, 12:40 am