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I Drink Too Much Coke

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    A Bad Hibit I Can't Seem to Quit

      The first time I got hooked was the summer of 1990. I’d completed my first year of journalism and took a summer job up north. It was my very first time living completely on my own, and far from home (well, 1,000 kilometres, approximately. It felt like...
    UnderEli UnderEli 41-45, M 5 Responses May 10, 2009

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    Mmm...coke

    Actually, my Kryptonite is Mountain Dew, but where I live everything is called "coke" (Coke is good too.), so I'll go with that. It's insanely tasty, and, if not for its properties that are perilous to one's health, I'd drink a lot more of it. I used to be really bad about it...
    solowing solowing 22-25, M 3 Responses Feb 15, 2010

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    I Know If I Stopped Drinking You I Would Lose Alot Of Weight

    but does anyone else find this hard to do ! I mean i cant help it. Water has no taste to me! any tips on it would be helpful...
    MoonLight30 MoonLight30 26-30, F Nov 8, 2010

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    I Keep Coming Back To It.

    I drink at least 2 or 3 cans of coke a day, every day. I have quit a couple of times in the past... cold turkey... for a month or more at a time... but have always come back to it. I've started buying the 250 ml cans if I can which helps me cut back a bit but it doesn't stop the...
    gentleproofreader gentleproofreader 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 7, 2009

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    It's Got A Hold On Me Lol

    I don't remember when I got hooked but I know that since I was about 14 I would drink at least 2 2liters a day or more. I tried a few times to cute back and stop but the withdrawl kills.  Now I'm 21 and in January I went cold turkey, headaches, upset tummy, feeling like...
    foreverwandering foreverwandering 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 27, 2010

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    You Think You Got It Bad

    My name is Holly, I am 18 years of age. I have been drinking coke ever since i was little. At least 6-7. Of course as a kid my parents only let me have a glass with dinner. But the craving for it really showed up in my pre-teens. But as I became a teenager it's easier to keep...
    havealittlefaith havealittlefaith 18-21, F Feb 17, 2010

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    Diet Coke, Actually.

    I have been drinking diet soda for as long as I can remember.  Tab (now thats going wayyy back) was my first. When Diet Coke came out, it was all over....  I know I drink wayyy to much. But when I try and quit, I get a raging headache.  Plus, I'll have a soda most...
    trixiegirl trixiegirl 46-50, F 3 Responses Sep 19, 2009

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    Trying To Cut Down.

    I admit that i do drink to much coke,i am trying to cut down but if i go cold turkey and dont drink it for a few days i get headaches and therefore cave in.Maybe one day i'l kick my habit
    XxBlackCat100xX XxBlackCat100xX 22-25, F Nov 16, 2011

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    So the past few years, I've pretty much cleaned up my act. I've basically halted recreational drug use and do immense amounts of work. My goal is get into a PhD program and get...
    tigreemodela tigreemodela 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 13

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    It takes me a lot to post something. Many times, I have erased after typing and gone back to reading other posts. I just feel that I am revealing myself too much and that I should...
    Brokenhurricane Brokenhurricane 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    I feel like I do so much for everybody.. And they don't even notice. I always end up getting hurt in the end but that never stops me from helping them still.. Sometimes I just wish...
    bebe805 bebe805 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 15

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    there is good in all of us ,i think i simply love too much , so much in fact that it makes me feel too ******* sad
    Nichalas Nichalas 22-25, M a week ago

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    I startes thinking too much when i was 17 an came across dating long distance. Im insecure about my image so i always thought why would she like me if i didnt like me? Whenever it...
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    I need way too much sleep. I can't wake up in the morning because I don't want to. Other nights I can't stop thinking long enough to sleep...
    gingerbetch gingerbetch 22-25, F Jul 2

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    I hate how im overly protective, and overly jealous. I get too attached and i end up ******* things up. I loved too much and now i know they felt like i was taking their life away...
    LoveeIsLife LoveeIsLife 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 5

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    This is when I get hurt, I am a very emotional person with a lot of feelings! I can get attached to someone very quickly! Sometimes I realise but other times i dont until i get...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 11

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    i can just express my feelings and opinion and just everything through writing, i'm really bad at talking about what i think and feel. often people think i'm lazy or don't have an...
    wanderingwoods wanderingwoods 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    I don't know if it too much or not. Either or I can't get enough of it :)
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 25

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    There is too much interesting and fun movies and series to watch
    lindahe lindahe 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 30

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    I Use The Internet Too Much!!! 😑... One day without Internet... Feels like a month!!! (Kind of like a year!)
    Dawb183 Dawb183 13-15, F Jul 3

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    And it feels like life is passing me by. I aspire to change this drastically in 2-3 months. It's going to happen. It needs to happen. Life isn't all about money. If anything...
    aburns aburns 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    I went into work early this morning because I never went to sleep last night. I was sick of laying there....and being busy is what I do best these days. Now I'm exhausted and...
    Triscuitan Triscuitan 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 9

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    i dnt know why today my mind wandering too much ?
    shiva76 shiva76 36-40, M 2 Responses Jul 11

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    I don't know what to do. My eyes are hurting badly. I am crying too much. Nothing seems to help me. I want to stop crying and escape from depression. I want to live normal life. I...
    themosthated themosthated 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    Way way too much. I'm constantly worried about something, or someone
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 13-15, F Jul 13

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    Why do i think too much? Answers.
    cheffAri cheffAri 26-30, M 2 Responses Jul 14

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    I think too much and that's why I always end up hurting myself than the other person. I'm no goody two shoes but I don't know why I seem to always be occupied with thoughts...
    MoonMusicLover22 MoonMusicLover22 18-21, F 8 Responses Jul 15

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    Nearly 1:00 in the morning. Too much going through my mind. Grieving and lonely. Tomorrow will be brighter. Tomorrow will be better. If only tomorrow would come.
    handledwell handledwell 31-35, F 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    When it gets dark and my world seems to stand still my mind races. I think of all the things I have tried not to think of during the day and there's no more distractions to get rid...
    OverusedSlogan OverusedSlogan 22-25, F 20 hrs ago

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    Watching rescue me for the god knows how many times. Some of the quotes referring to alcohol seem to hit close to home. I'm learning to control it better. It's no longer just...
    imlostinthis imlostinthis 22-25, M Jun 24

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    Definitely me too! Although it all starts innocently enough, one cup in the morning to pick you up before work, then you're on three a day! And have two coffee makers in the house...
    Avian946 Avian946 22-25, M Jul 14

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    Uggghhhh its been 32 hours since I last had a drink and I feel like ****... I'm wondering if a Klonopin will help. Sick of alcohol❤️
    GS1982 GS1982 31-35, M Jun 25

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    I am now suffering from it today but, started yesturday. My head is hurting plus a little nuasiated in my stomache. I still able to write cause feeling a little better. Maybe I...
    underdogblogger underdogblogger 41-45, M Jun 26

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    I can see the workplace from my bedroom window so the nights I don't work I go over to randomly help out and my colleagues come my house most nights for a post-work drink. I can't...
    TessieRue TessieRue 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I overthink so much that I start picturing situations that never happened. Sometimes these situations make me really mad or cry. But that only happens when something makes me angry...
    Stayhopeful79 Stayhopeful79 18-21, F Jul 10

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    Imagine this: you have a business trip in which you have to leave home for a month to meet and interact with another branch of your company. Now, imagine you're a closeted...
    youtubeninja youtubeninja 18-21, F Jul 15

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    Everytime I see a person I start to analyze them. I look every little or big move they make, eyes, hands, how they stand, how their lips are just everything. It distracts me so...
    realandtrue realandtrue 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    This year I met a boy on EP he's adorable he is now my boy friend but he can't text that much I sit and stare at my phone all day waiting for text and when I get one I reply and...
    Angel2345 Angel2345 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 5

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    It's crazy. It's like I'm nocturnal but I'm not. I'll have so much stuff on my mind but I either won't be able to do anything about it or there's no one to talk to. It can be...
    TheTshirt TheTshirt 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 3

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    It's so scary to think about how much I care. How much I've let my walls down around you. All I want is to love you, be there for you, and make you happy. I've had to put a lot of...
    JadedDivinity JadedDivinity 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 4

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    I can't help it as that is how i feel when see someone need help in anything. I get like pretty fast to help them out and dang. I find myself hurt from knowing i should stop caring...
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    As a 21-year-old woman who is engaged to be married, I have been mentally preparing for the day my mom dies. Smoking for almost 40 years, my mom has a noticeable melanoma mark...
    taylorheartsch taylorheartsch 18-21, F 2 days ago

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