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38 Years Clean & Sober 5-16-2019!

Discussion in 'Rants and Raves' started by ROGER4314, May 16, 2019 at 9:49 AM.

  1. ROGER4314

    ROGER4314 Been Called "Flash" Since I Was A Kid!

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    Today, I earned my 38 year "chip" for living clean & sober! 5-16-1981 was the last day that I used alcohol or chemicals of any kind.

    This post isn't about pride. It's about being grateful that a Higher Power and friends in the 12 step programs had the ability to get me straightened out! For the first few years of sobriety, I didn't have the sense to blow my own nose! It was essential to give up my stubborn, willful ways and let the Higher Power take over.

    For those struggling out there...…… There is a better way .....… One day at a time!

    Flash
     


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  2. pbratton

    pbratton New Member

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    Congrats! I'm proud of you.
     
  3. baboon

    baboon TGT Addict

    38 years is a long time to have never slipped! Congrats on an achievement!
     
    Last edited: May 16, 2019 at 10:56 AM
  4. oldag

    oldag TGT Addict

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    Congrats.
     
  5. EZ-E

    EZ-E Infidel Patriot III%er

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    congrats
     
  6. ZX9RCAM

    ZX9RCAM Over the Rainbow bridge... TGT Supporter

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    This.
     
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  7. Frank59

    Frank59 NO MA'AM!! TGT Supporter

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    I'll drink to that!! :banana:
     
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  8. deemus

    deemus my mama says I'm special

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    Awesome Flash!

    Its a tough road. Had a couple buddies off and on over the years that spent a fair amount of time in prison for felony DWI. One got clean, the other had a repeat visit.

    Godspeed brother.
     
  9. txinvestigator

    txinvestigator TGT Addict

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    Congratulations, for being wise enough to trust in that higher power
     
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  10. scabbardsnrugs

    scabbardsnrugs Member TGT Supporter Forum Sponsor

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    AWESOME!!! Congrats!!!:froggy:
     


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