I Hate Alcoholism

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    A Short Story I Wrote For My Best Friend--An Alcoholic

    He's not there A map of the world is spread across our laps. You reach out, tracing a finger down the Pan American Highway. “Look at this Sammy! We drive down through Mexico, then down through Central America, then we can just keep going until we reach the tip of South...
    englandyank englandyank
    41-45, F
    1 Response May 27, 2013

    To Grow Up Under The Pressure Of Alcoholism!

    Posted March 24th, 2011 at 9:59AM I was born in 1950 In Pretoria South Africa but it was not just a birth like any birth at all! No I was suppose to get delivered in March My mother said she wanted it to happen on her birth date the 8 of March. But unforeseen things cause it to...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 24, 2011

    If there is anything I really,

    really hate it's drunk people!!!!! Today my mom got back from a friends house smelling of the stuff and as soon as she came into the house she started her usual drunk complaining.....you didn't do this, you didn't do that, you're not good at anything.......I swear, the day I...
    lanaT1998 lanaT1998
    16-17, F
    Apr 18, 2015

    The Biggest Problem With People Who Drink

    The biggest problem with people who drink and take drugs is they want to hide behind the affect of the substance! When they wake up they want to say Oh I did not know that it will happen! But they had a clear mind before they did it and also new that things like that happen every...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses May 3, 2011

    It Runs In The Family

    without going into detail i was raised in a alcoholic environment. things were not so bad but it was a emotionally unstable environment and then i chose to follow in those footsteps. luckily i never got a dui or killed anyone when drinking and driving and so far have been able to...
    letsgo2nite letsgo2nite
    31-35, M
    Aug 27, 2011

    Grew Up With It Most Of My Life

    Everyone in my family has a addictive personality weather it be drugs or alcohol. My parents are both recovering but my uncle still does. He drinks at least an 18 pack of beer a day. So sad. & i know he's not gonna stop & it breaks my moms heart to watch her brother drink him...
    fractalpterodactyl fractalpterodactyl
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 10, 2013

    So part of his plan with being home is taking a

    medication that is supposed to make him I'll when he drinks, any guesses on what he's doing right now? Yup drinking. Last night too, he was hiding it. I still really wish he would go to rehab. Feeling very numb tonight, think for a bit I made the mistake of getting my hopes...
    oversimplification oversimplification
    26-30, F
    May 2, 2014

    Shark Bait

    SHARK BAIT Well the next story is a bit more daring, and I would not want anybody to try, and do the same. A friend and I were fishing at St-Lucia on the sand banks for grunter, when we landed up by the estuary mouth. Where we caught quiet a few fish the previous day, at this...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 21, 2011

    I still have nightmares.

    . I'm a little girl.. On the freeway.. Circle round.. Cigaret burns.. Stare with pink eyes.. At me.. My dads beautiful face.. A handbrake pulled.. Car spinning.. My small hands.. Failing.. To restrain the monster.. She has become..
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 31, 2015

    So Low ..where To Go

    i was reading someones post basically wat they were saying is that alcoholics r weak god that angered me i've just got sober and it's fkn hard i'm craving it every night and i'm so moody around ppl who r drinking my aunty is a chronic alcoholic who now has breast cancer and is...
    emily01 emily01
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Jan 28, 2011

    So now that he's detoxed he's supposed to get

    on a medication that will make him vomit if he drinks. He calls me from work to let me know that he'll be purchasing booze tonight before he starts the medication. I can't even measure my disappointment right now there's just so much. I feel like he gives himself pardons to...
    oversimplification oversimplification
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 28, 2014

    It's Not Up To You

    It's been on my mind to try to figure this thing out, why I am the way I am.... but maybe that's not for me to know right now. When I look back at how everything transpired the past few months, I can now see, it doesn't work if you're trying to change the other person, and it...
    jeezopeets jeezopeets
    31-35, F
    Oct 18, 2012

    My brother is a severe alcoholic.

    My brother has been struggling with an alcohol problem for all of his adult life, starting from adolescence. It has impacted my family in a big way. He's in his early 30s, I'm in my mid 30s. I lived with him for several years, and he had made my life a living hell. I no longer...
    XoXoRubyXoXoX XoXoRubyXoXoX
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jun 12, 2015

    Definitely Do

    My mother died when I was born and I think my father never got over it... Ever since I can remember he drank a lot... And that usually made him really violent towards me... For example he blamed me for my mums death and on a few occasions decided I didn't deserve to live...
    Roadtrip11 Roadtrip11
    16-17, F
    1 Response May 27, 2013

    Broken Up Families!

    Broken up families!When I hear people give up in their marriages and just want to chuck the towel in and give up, the blood in my head just boils. And not that I don’t know anything about it but because I grow up in a broken  family! People who did not sit in a orphan house...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jul 18, 2011

    My mother is an alcoholic.

    She has ruined my family and I. But I will always love her.
    cherryxxbomb cherryxxbomb
    18-21, F
    Mar 1, 2014

    My old manager who I just

    so happen to be crazy in love with.... He's a bad alcoholic. Every single night he drinks vodka/water. Well I transferred stores and no longer work with him but I still see him here and there. Today I went to my old store and I can't believe how horrible he looks since I last...
    LetsGetDogWeird LetsGetDogWeird
    22-25, F
    Feb 24, 2014

    Alcoholism

    Not a problem if someone has a glass or two.  I hate when people get plastered by it.  Once, twice, three times, okay it passes but then, doesn't a person get fed up getting ill all the time, either after the party is over or the next morning?
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    1 Response Oct 4, 2011

    My fiance is an alcoholic.

    We have a child together and he is a wonderful father to my older son. He is funny, charming, loving, and a liar. I hate the lies. The lies are the worst part of this whole thing. I suspected he had a problem with alcohol for a while, but I've never meet anyone that...
    blaketrevor0608 blaketrevor0608
    31-35, F
    Feb 15, 2015

    I Hate Alcoholism and Alcohol!

    I hate alcohol and alcoholism! Also, I dislike all kind of beers, alcohol, or wine.They are just
    prettygood07 prettygood07
    31-35, F
    7 Responses Sep 2, 2007

    I Sure Do

    I have delt with Alcoholism my entire life. My mothers brother B and one of her uncles J that I was extremly close too bothe suffered with it.  The problem was it was not just them who suffered it was the whole family.  I remember worrying about them all the time even when I...
    thenewestdaughter thenewestdaughter
    36-40, F
    10 Responses Jan 19, 2013

    I'm going through a rough time right now

    and don't know how to deal with this. My boyfriend and I have been together for about 1.5yrs. About 8 months into our relationship I found out he is an alcoholic. He drinka about 3 times a week, but when he drinks he can't stop. We moved in together 2 months ago and that's...
    titamariana titamariana
    26-30, F
    Jan 18, 2015

    I Hate It !!!

    i was twelve when my dad died. he died because he was an alcoholic and got liver failure. it kills me insede every day. im 16 now.
    SpeakingToTheMoon SpeakingToTheMoon
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Nov 19, 2011

    How Do A Couch Potato Starts En Where!

    Well we mostly all know where they starts from , being the macho man from yesteryear! It's hard to believe that the man of your choice has only one potential and that is to be the following   Being a womanizer. Drunkard. Couch potato...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jul 19, 2011
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