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I Am Trying to Quit Smoking Cigs

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 22 People

    Today I have had four!

    I would have normally been through almost a pack. Baby steps? This is rough!
    GinLV GinLV 41-45, M Dec 24, 2014

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    I started smoking for the stupidest reasons

    possible.someone told me smoking helps you lose weight.:/ .then , i thought i was 'in love' with a jackass,who was too much in love with himself to love anyone else,and i thought if i were 'cooler' he would be attracted to me more.Its been 12 years.Am now very comfortable with...
    brutallyhonestpariah brutallyhonestpariah 31-35, F Jan 2

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    Who Has The Control, Me The Reasonable Get It Done Self,or The Nicotine Addled Emotional Self.

    Well heck what a title. Just trying to list a strength for my reasonable self might give you an idea how hard it is to quit such an addictive habit. I have smoked off and on for about 22 yrs.I dont think ive quit for more than 2yrs in that time period. I quit when I was...
    nuttybooker nuttybooker 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 29, 2012

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    It's not helping me and I don't need them

    anymore. I need to find a better outlet for stress, but the only problem is I am super edgy now. I am going crazy and it has only been 72 hours. I feel like a mega ***** and I feel like I can't control it. Sometimes I just feel like I need to walk away before I go off or lose my...
    imryll imryll 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 28, 2014

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    Yes I'm young but pls no hate. I started smoking a couple weeks after my friends did, I would stand with them while they smoked Which meant I breathed in the smoke too. They would...
    ILoveMyKiwiPuppy ILoveMyKiwiPuppy 13-15, F Mar 6

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    Ii didnt know where else to post but man life is boring without a cigarette, im in need of one right now :), sorry for those who thought i would write something like i quit smoking...
    everycolour101 everycolour101 22-25, M 4 Responses Mar 6

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    If you want to quite smoking wear a patch.. It can't be hard Put your mind to it
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 4

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    I quit smoking 48 hours ago and am bracing myself for the horrors of day three. I might go and hide in a cave for a few weeks :)
    GBMUM GBMUM 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 5

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    its day one of my partner quitting smoking. I've only been cussed out twice so far. . ..I think we are gonna make it
    ericaswife11 ericaswife11 26-30, F Mar 11

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    Why not now?. No, not right now. Right now I want to tell my story and experience with smoking. As many others, I was standing in a shed with an friend, he was smoking and asked...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I am 17 years old, and I've been an addict for only a year. My addiction to weed is real, and anyone who tells you getting high isn't addictive, is probably lying to themselves...
    spiralaxy spiralaxy 18-21, F 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    I quit 3 days ago number, who knows, quit 😊 I made it 6 yrs ago for over a year. Took all this time to get the courage and many terrible incidents in my life. How's your quit...
    Madysn Madysn 51-55, F 1 Response Mar 1

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    This is day 5 of no smoking. I never thought I could actually do it. I'm so proud of myself. nicorette gum has helped me immensely
    jah2798 jah2798 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 3

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    I just quit again 3 weeks now I hope I can keep it up
    glrock glrock 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 4

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    2 weeks already But I'm not going to keep posting each week for long to tell everyone I've still quit:0
    LATEENO79 LATEENO79 31-35, F 6 Responses Mar 9

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    I need to I smoke then I feel like ****, but I was addicted but slowly I'm quitting I'm proud of myself
    silverxrose silverxrose 18-21, F Mar 12

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    I invited her in, I brought her to my lips How could I know she would be so hard to quit I fell for her hard, in a troubled time of need Her promise so enticing, brought me to my...
    Jpfunjunky Jpfunjunky 31-35, M 9 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    I have managed a whole week already! So v v shocked altho the cravings are beginning increase now I'm feeling much better after my scare recently:0
    LATEENO79 LATEENO79 31-35, F 4 Responses Mar 2

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    When I read this statement all I could think of is, " This moment will not last & I want it to go away ASAP so the ME can come back." This is the end of my 3rd day. Hate the three...
    Madysn Madysn 51-55, F Mar 2

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    I am constantly wheezing and coughing all the time when I get sick I can't breathe. Nicotine replacement therapy and such just **** me off and make me want to smoke so I guess I...
    Somedontgetit Somedontgetit 31-35, M Mar 13

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    It's been 5 1/2 months and I don't really crave anymore. I have recently regained my sense of smell somewhat, and I just can't stand the smell of smoke anymore. It's too strong...
    PaxTerra PaxTerra 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 19

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    I got into smoking Marijuana & Cigarettes at 14 It was occasional, until I got more access.So then it was every single day a few times a day. smoking cigs all day, then walking...
    petramullins petramullins 13-15, F Mar 19

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    Smoking and have sex at same time men love it when you do it
    virginiacox virginiacox 46-50, T 3 hrs ago

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    Quitting cold turkey was easy. Mentally talking myself out of smoking a cigarette 5 and a 1/2 weeks later proved to be too much. If anything, that first cigarette after I quit was...
    PizzaQueen933 PizzaQueen933 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    Smoking is the most vilest dirty habit. I can't stand being around anyone who is smoking, i even have to cross the road if i'm walking behind some idiot smoking. I'll tell you what...
    Robson11 Robson11 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 14

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    I got caught the next day from the smell of tobacco. I can't remember where me and my friend got the cigarettes from the previous day. Any way, after the school we went somewhere a...
    Markus2 Markus2 41-45, M Mar 2

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    So a month ago, I was taking some tokes like normal with my boyfriend and father-in-law. I use to smoke every day, 40-60 Bong hits a day while living with my boyfriend. We decided...
    briarbug briarbug 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I don't smoke, I have asthma and the smell bothers the hell out of me. I find a man smoking a cigarette incredibly hot. I have no idea why.
    todaypie todaypie 18-21, F Mar 8

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    I've been smoking for a couple of years now and so far it's the best reality escape
    Spicyzero9 Spicyzero9 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 11

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    I have been smoking cigars for about five years now I'm thinking a giving cigarettes a try any ideas
    wildfred wildfred 56-60, M 1 day ago

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    (Boyfriend) I will admit, I've always been heavy myself. I weighed about 180 lbs when I met my girlfriend two and a half years ago. I'm now 250 lbs, so I'm not as heavy as my 430...
    Miteu Miteu 18-21, M Mar 9

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    The hardest thing in my life is dealing with my alcoholic father. He's been an alcoholic since I was born, but from what I've been told, he was not like this before. Quite the...
    n0stradamus n0stradamus 18-21, M 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    Today I quit my abusive job. I stuck it out for 2 years and could barely go into work anymore. I had been working for a lady who had a love hate relationship with myself, and...
    mzemmafyl mzemmafyl 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 17

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    I'm 20 years old, I'm trying to find who am I. I'm trying to find my personality. trying to build my own empire.
    ihatepeople2015 ihatepeople2015 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 16

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    I want to quit my job of three years so I don't have to be scared every time I walk in the doors that the cops are going to come back and tell me Simone else has died.
    WinterSoul87 WinterSoul87 26-30, F Mar 11

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    It's quite rare that I'd initiate any conversation. I have a huge fear of rejection. I don't want anyone to think I'm annoying or pushy so I stay to myself.
    NotAKenDoll NotAKenDoll 18-21, M 10 Responses Mar 13

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    I am trying to recover from my self-harming addiction and yes you can become addicted to it. I feel the need to cut myself anytime something goes wrong and it is so hard to hold...
    theultimatesashacourtney theultimatesashacourtney 13-15, F Mar 15

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    I'm forced to be outgoing at work, but when it comes to new situations, I'm actually quite shy.
    MystyqueOne MystyqueOne 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 17

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    I wet quite often in my sleep and I love waking up in my wet soaked bed
    sexibedwetterchick2001 sexibedwetterchick2001 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    I quit my job today. I haven't been there long but I feel that I was discriminated against. Which is what caused me to leave I need to make a report. It really saddens me I had to...
    Sayybriana Sayybriana 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I can't stand it! My step dad plays bass guitar to music, sometimes for hours and hours, at the most inopportune times! He always plays late at night or early in the morning when I...
    LittleBabyAnimals LittleBabyAnimals 22-25, F 1 day ago

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