I Am Married to An Alcohlic

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    My husband and I have been married

    for almost 11 years. We've got 2 kids. He's an alcoholic. Been in jail twice. Lost his license for the rest of his life. My family is 2 hours away. His family helps me with the kids but thinks if I divorce him I'm the bad person in this. We are deep in debt because I had to take...
    jdawn14 jdawn14
    41-45, F
    1 Response Feb 2, 2014


     I am married to an alcoholic....we have 3 boys together and have been together off and on for 13 years. I joined this site to vent I guess, he is off drinking right now. I am not sure if I am ready to leave yet.  I have invested so much into our family. But at the...
    sickntiredofitall sickntiredofitall
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Sep 21, 2009

    Think What U Will

    u know the drill mabe
    tmc2008 tmc2008
    Aug 3, 2008

    Newly Wed

    I have been married for almost a year now. My husband and I reconnected after 6 years. We met 7 yrs ago and had a connection but he drank too much at that time so I decided not to pursue a relationship with him. Instead I returned to school an earned my bs degree. Six years...
    few5 few5
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jan 24, 2013

    Have You Ever Climaxed In Your Sleep When You Were 40 Yo?

    And it was due to desperation? Welcome to the life of an alcoholic's wife. I've been all over the web researching the effects of being the spouse of an alcoholic and while most sites recommend AlAnon, that doesn't help me because it isn't available in my small town. So let me...
    graywolf777 graywolf777
    41-45, F
    Jun 24, 2012

    Need to Vent

    i will talk tomarrow
    tmc2008 tmc2008
    Aug 3, 2008
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