I Am a Teetotaler

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 34 People

    Alcohol Breaks My Head And Breaks My Heart

    alcohol is bigger than me and it always ends in tears, invisible ones or otherwise. i can't control it and although i can go for long periods of time without touching it, when i start it's impossible to stop.
    tanjarina tanjarina
    36-40
    9 Responses Nov 2, 2010

    "i Am A Teetotaler"

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    RAJUKHAN RAJUKHAN
    31-35, M
    Dec 16, 2011

    I do not like the smell

    or taste. Especially beer. I think it tastes awful Worse my stomach rebels if I drink alcohol. I do not understand why people drink so much alcohol maybe they drink because they seek the influence of alcohol. I do not want to be drunk. I was once and I did not want to repeat...
    shiressa shiressa
    41-45, F
    Aug 11, 2015

    The Reasons

    There are a few reasons why I am teetotal and intend to be so for the duration of my life. 1 It is very bad for your health, yes you can take small amounts but the effects of alcohol build up over time and cause liver damage which is not something I would like to go through. 2...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Sep 21, 2011

    I live in an area with an extremely intense

    alcohol culture, with a near-alcoholic for a room mate, and work as a cashier in a store that sees many alcoholics pass through it every day. Some of them are under 30 years old and already addicted. I try not to be judgmental, but the way it makes people behave, the effects it...
    LunarDelta LunarDelta
    31-35, M
    Feb 14, 2014

    I Am Willingly A Teetotaler

    I have never had alcohol and never will. I also cannot stand the smell. I don't look down on it or its smell. It just isn't for me.
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti
    36-40, F
    1 Response Oct 17, 2012

    I Am Not Judgmental But

    I am tired of people using alcohol as a crutch. Lose the crutch if it cripples your smarts.
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti
    36-40, F
    May 17, 2013

    Do You Ever Find Another One?!...

    17th November 2010 RE: My TeeTotalism Dear Readers, I Have been a Teetotaler now for almost 8 Years?! Very Occasionally I feel the need for a drink but it is V. Occasional and I remind myself of how far I Have Come?! When I Sense that the Enemies of the U.K. are simply...
    timnewey timnewey
    36-40
    Nov 17, 2010
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