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I Am Trying to Quit Smoking Cigs

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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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    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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    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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    It's been like three months since I quit smoking. I no longer have cravings. I feel as if I have done a great service to my health by quiting!
    TheSpiritCarriesOn TheSpiritCarriesOn 36-40, M May 16

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    It's really hard. I threw away a whole pack and have it up but I must say that stress and recurring depression don't help. My last gig the band I play with did sound check without...
    ForTheFallen ForTheFallen 22-25, M May 11

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    It's a blessing im broke right now because I want some cigs so bad. I feel bad for heroine addicts
    ForTheFallen ForTheFallen 22-25, M May 13

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    I NEED HELP/ADVICE FROM AN EXPERIENCED STONER. I'm a 20 year old girl. I started smoking marijuana at the age of 16. Back then, only like 1-2 times a month. When I was 18 I...
    EmiliaStad EmiliaStad 18-21, F 2 Responses May 7

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    So I bought a vaporizer from speedway and a pack of cigs. I plan on making this my last. Any other suggestions outside of this?
    ForTheFallen ForTheFallen 22-25, M 1 Response May 4

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    I like smoking but I want to quit. It's awful. I was always against it and still am yet I'm become what I hate. So I decided that once I actually get real money I will pay some...
    ForTheFallen ForTheFallen 22-25, M Apr 28

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    I'm a smoker who hates smoking. I want to quit but still smoke. Nothing helps the craving. Patches, vapes and etc don't help!
    lyinginwait lyinginwait 22-25, F 1 Response May 13

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    I smoked for about 6 years. Hated it most of the time but I live with a smoker so quitting has always been hard. But I quit cold turkey and today is day 33 that I've been quit!
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 9

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    10 days not smoking!!!!!!!!
    twin0516 twin0516 46-50, M Apr 30

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    Dude I'm not nauseas anymore thanks to hot pockets but in the meantime **** smoking 😝
    ForTheFallen ForTheFallen 22-25, M 1 Response May 4

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    smoking....had a rough day and needed it
    tianalovesher tianalovesher 18-21, F a week ago

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    I bought the vaporizer and I don't know what happened but the same nausea I had from a cigar last year I got tonight. I threw the vaporizer and cigarettes out. Thank god but also...
    ForTheFallen ForTheFallen 22-25, M May 4

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    One week without them,I really feel reborned.Food and drinks got a taste and I feel like a have a nose again.I still don't know what to do with my hands though,getting tempted in...
    somerandomguyfromspace somerandomguyfromspace 31-35, M 3 Responses May 8

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    It's been 24 days since my last cigarette. Each day is a struggle. Each day I end up crying in a ball. I think that I've overcame the addiction until something pushes my buttons...
    Millie0213 Millie0213 26-30, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I quit smoking over 3 years ago... I've been chain smoking for 31/2 hours just to keep myself from cutting... I'm a total failure :-(
    JustThatOneGirlTM JustThatOneGirlTM 31-35, F 1 Response May 7

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    Trying to lose the weight I gained after quitting smoking. Body is aching from working out but it's a nice burn. I will accomplish this.
    PaxTerra PaxTerra 18-21, F 4 Responses May 19

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    I Quit smoking today!! <3 so far so good!! One day at a time and lots of water :D
    tnt2015 tnt2015 31-35, F 1 Response May 20

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    After 4 months I've started smoking again. I'm so angry at myself :( . it's better than smoking the vaper cigs though,I got two lung infections from smoking them.
    OsageBetty OsageBetty 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 28

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    1.When did you start smoking? When I was 14 I had my first but didn't properly start til I was 20. 2. What was the main motivation for starting? Curiosity mainly, I was a goody...
    lolliepop1988 lolliepop1988 26-30, M 5 days ago

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    I have been smoking for the last twenty one years. (age 9). Once they hit 7$ a pack I told myself I would quit. Then my boyfriend taught me how to use the tobacco and tubes and we...
    BionicCarole1985 BionicCarole1985 26-30, F May 15

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    i have started smoking in my 20s..i really wana quit but im still finding it hard..
    suracast suracast 26-30, M 5 Responses May 6

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    But also trying to find the courage to change the things I can& the wisdom to know the difference.
    Sugasug Sugasug 41-45, M 2 hrs ago

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    It's idiotic, but I've felt really tempted to start smoking lately. When I was younger I hated the fact that my parents smoked and vowed to never ever go near a cigarette. I also...
    astateofdisarray astateofdisarray 18-21, F 1 Response May 11

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    I smoke cigarettes. It isn't my proudest attribute but I was a troubled teen emotionally as I came to terms with who I am. Don't get me wrong, I was super athletic, law abiding and...
    lolliepop1988 lolliepop1988 26-30, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Do u know what the most ridiculous and stupid thing that stuck up non-smokers say? "Don't u know that's bad for u?" Lol!! Oh...no...is it?!? Oh damn never knew!! Oh I better...
    KabTiger82 KabTiger82 31-35, M May 8

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    2:55am. Only 4 cigarettes left. Wait. Make that 3 plus what's left of the one I just lit up. Walking about 8 blocks to the gas station, Marlboro 100s, 5.74 out the door. Special...
    smokingrocks1 smokingrocks1 56-60, M 1 Response May 4

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    I despise Smoking my father died when I was only 3. My boyfriend is high right now he says weed helps him deal with issues. And he says it's not harmful only Synthetic weed is ok...
    NamzyNayNay NamzyNayNay 16-17, F 2 Responses May 18

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    I support the smoking ban! It's nice to have smoke free pubs and restaurants. I smoke and like to have a smokeless space also, plus I doubt I'd ever have started without the social...
    lolliepop1988 lolliepop1988 26-30, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    i want to start smoking but dont want my parents to find out
    prodemonz prodemonz 13-15, M 6 Responses Apr 30

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    Started smoking cigarettes just recently and only when I was with friends. Today I bought my first pack and don't know where it's going to go from here.
    rywilk98 rywilk98 16-17, M 2 Responses May 10

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    I love ❤ smoking weed its awesome
    elinarose37 elinarose37 41-45, F 4 Responses May 10

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    I would like to chat to young ladies who enjoy smoking.
    EnglishPerson EnglishPerson 36-40, M 1 Response May 12

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    I've been experimenting with cigarettes for about four years, but lately I've been smoking more and really enjoying it.
    s82wpi s82wpi 18-21, F 1 Response May 16

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    I've been smoking a lot more recently. I think I've officially picked it up as a habit. It turns me on so much. I don't know how to tell my friends or family though.
    s82wpi s82wpi 18-21, F 3 Responses May 16

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    smoking keeps me sane. i love being a stoner.
    mekaxoxo mekaxoxo 16-17, F 1 Response May 17

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    I used to smoke when I was a kid, but stopped several years ago before I had kids. I have been having a really hard to recently and one day during a break at work I was talking to...
    Jacksmoker Jacksmoker 26-30, M May 18

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    I'm quite the anti social in public. I talk to a few people I know online but otherwise I'm very closed socially. people didn't like me in school because I never talked. I was...
    missmaymay missmaymay 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Growing up, being as shy as I was, it sucked. Trying to get the courage to make friends was like, trying to get courage to talk to your crush. Talking in general was something I...
    xDrAwInGxStOrMsx xDrAwInGxStOrMsx 13-15, F 2 Responses May 9