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I Just Quit Smoking

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 25 People

    I smoked Ciggies for 7 years,

    I quit 2 months ago, I feel like I am just NOW starting to experience relief from constant anger and irritability. Did the emotional withdrawal last this this long for anyone else?? I feel terrible for my fiancé as he has had to deal with beast I have become!
    MissPlace MissPlace 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 15, 2014

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    I Easily Quit With No Drugs

    Don't let the smoking substitutes fool you into thinking otherwise, not smoking is easy, if you really want to.  I made the decision to break the habit about a month ago, and I'm never looking back. It's easy, because when you think about it, smoking really doesn't do...
    NeonBlueMidnight NeonBlueMidnight 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 4, 2009

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    Quit Again...

    Today is day one.  I started smoking again about 3 weeks ago, after a month of not smoking.  This has been my pattern for years.  I quit once for 14 months, only to crash and burn for the next two years.  So, here I go again.  I feel amazing today because...
    muse88 muse88 56-60, F 3 Responses Oct 5, 2008

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    9 Days And Counting

    I quit nine days ago with the help of the patch. This is my 3d time quitting after smoking for 45 years, but for some reason it feels right this time.I realize it's too early to say I'm a non smoker, but that is my goal.
    marysvista marysvista 56-60 Apr 19, 2012

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    Quiting Tomorrow :)

    Im a 19 year old boy that really want this plauge out of my way. I have tried to quit several times, today its gonna be it! ive been thinking about this date for about 2 weeks now so it has to be, whenever i try and quit i get this feeling that im so bored, have to do something...
    Selfconsciousness Selfconsciousness 18-21, M Apr 19, 2012

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    First Time Quitting

     Hello!  I decided about a week ago that I was not going to smoke anymore. Watching the people in my life that have smoked for many many years started to make me sick, and I knew I had to quit soon. The only time I am even tempted to smoke is when I am drinking with my...
    April86 April86 22-25, F 3 Responses Sep 5, 2009

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    Quitting Is So Hard/uncomfortable,depressing/and More

    I am only 52 year old female, normal weight, height.  Exersize regularly. A vegaterian for 35 years.  And inhereted a family gene for high blood pressure, cholesteral and heart attacks (my mom had 3 before 55).  I was told last summer to stop and made a half a**ed attempt...
    lucyhar1959 lucyhar1959 51-55 1 Response Jun 24, 2011

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    It Has Been 56 And 1/2 Hours Since My Last Cigarette.

    I miss it.Nobody told me I'd be hacking up such an unusual amount of...whattever.Lame.
    saccityjack saccityjack 22-25, M 5 Responses Feb 25, 2011

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    I Quit 6 Days Ago

    Giving up my addiction 6 days ago was the best thing I could have ever did for myself,I only had to use nicorette for the first 2 days then after that it was like I never smoked because I jut ignore the habit! God you definitely delivered me from the poisonous venom I was putting...
    2ndwife4blackfamily 2ndwife4blackfamily 22-25, F Mar 3, 2011

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    DavidBianchet DavidBianchet 41-45 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    Soon October will be on us where celebrities that couldn't crack America force anti smoking propaganda on us and while they forget to mention in all the commercials they be doing...
    imperialkhan imperialkhan 36-40, M 15 hrs ago

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    my boss was so angry because as he said i have to give him one month notice, and i am working only one month. And he is trying to make me feel guilty because my colleague will not...
    anazi anazi 26-30, F 17 hrs ago

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    Ok so I'm back complaining again! So here I am at the beach with the wife. I packed some clothes for the weekend and they are clean. The bag I packed them in now smells of stale...
    harleyman2169 harleyman2169 46-50, M 19 hrs ago

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    I love Smoking Girl and Smoking Models
    MissSmoking MissSmoking 41-45, M 20 hrs ago

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    shockingly many smokes at my new school, me included. There is a new budget, and something has to go. Car or ciggerets??. ciggs i think. Also i feel increasingly sick from...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M 1 day ago

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    Jane was sitting relaxed in her armchair experiencing her after-diner cigarette. While examining the mail, she discovered an email - Give up smoking now! It somehow caught her...
    shieldpint95 shieldpint95 26-30, M 2 days ago

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    I do absolutely everything while smoking a cigarette! I don't even know how to function without a lit cigarette in my fingers or lips. Everything is so much better when you're...
    GirlyBoy6969 GirlyBoy6969 26-30, T 2 days ago

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    I think smoking cigarettes is like the most attractive thing anyone could do! Everything about cigarettes and being a smoker is so incredibly attractive. I'm a very heavy smoker...
    GirlyBoy6969 GirlyBoy6969 26-30, T 2 days ago

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    I quit smoking one year and nine months ago. Even though in 3 months I will have 2 years under my belt, I live in constant fear of relapse. I know it is my decision whether or not...
    SeaOfMonsters SeaOfMonsters 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    I quit! my last day is Sunday!! But it's all a positive experience :)
    uberfuzz uberfuzz 22-25, M 3 days ago

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    I quit smoking a year about ago. Seeing your dad die of lung cancer and your mother put on oxygen because of smoking makes you realize you had to quit. I quit smoking buy switching...
    PanHead1989 PanHead1989 26-30, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I had quit smoking successfully for more than a year. My ex was an everyday smoker. She'd go to the garage and smoke all the time. Inevitably, I'd bum a cigarette and start smoking...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Too expensive..lol I could use a Marlboro right now tho.
    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer 46-50, M 5 days ago

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    New bong 😍 I love her, no name yet, her given name is "Tree of Life"
    Floo64 Floo64 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    ive been enjoying chaining my ultra slim More 240s in my brown 8.7" holder.. Delicious!!!!!!
    mm63221 mm63221 51-55, M 6 days ago

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    Feeling depressed, I'm so confused, I want to quit band, but I'm scared that I'll regret it. I hate it so much but I'm scared it will affect marching band which I love immensely...
    AllieKat17 AllieKat17 16-17, F a week ago

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    I smoked my first cigarette on my eighteenth birthday as a one time I am allowed to buy cigarettes now thing. When I inhaled the smoke I coughed and I wanted to inhale like a...
    Ivygirl96 Ivygirl96 18-21, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    ok, normally I try to keep things a little funny when I post. not this time. anyone who smokes is making a horrible choice! you are hurting yourself and everyone around you! you're...
    Azeazal Azeazal 16-17, M Aug 22

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    I did........ .
    cashetty69 cashetty69 51-55, M Aug 22

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    But yeah it can be cool if you just put it in your mouth w/o lighting it up like Augustus Waters!!
    someoneyoumightknow00 someoneyoumightknow00 18-21, M Aug 22

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    I want to quit and I know its not easy,but I can now manage to have 2 sticks a day
    charmedangel1978 charmedangel1978 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 21

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    It feels amazing every time. 🚬
    Darkanddesolate Darkanddesolate 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 20

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    As of Monday I have been smoke, caffeine and bread free :) Yes I stopped smoking and started dieting all in the same day. Go big or go home right ?! LOL
    pammie83 pammie83 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 20

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    or rather allowed them to release me so i could get unemployment. i went to work with the Home Depot after moving to be closer to my wife's parents, basically because I felt that...
    StephanieDan StephanieDan 36-40, M 4 Responses Aug 20

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    Okay so I'm a bisexual man and I always found it so attractive to watch a man smoking a cigar or cigarette. I've honestly never been attracted to female smokers. With one exception...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 17

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    I enjoy a nice cigarette every now and then.
    mangosandy82 mangosandy82 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 17

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    I enjoy a cigarette after sex I enjoy a cigarette after a nice meal I enjoy a cigarette while watching the sun set and rise I enjoy a cigarette with a nice cup of coffee or a glass...
    imperialkhan imperialkhan 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 17

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    smoking is my crutch, I know I need to give it up and I know the effects of it but yet when I need my time out in life I know that pack waits for me asking me to come outside...
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 16

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    It's usually all I want to do at the end of a stressful day. Something so soothing about the warm waste and the pretty smoke. And the lightheadedness that comes after hogging it...
    coffeentea coffeentea 18-21, F Aug 16

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    It's been two weeks and three days since I've had a cigarette. Still getting my fix by using a vape though. The way I figure it, the vape has to be better than cigarettes. It's...
    Ny316 Ny316 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 16

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    I only smoke for 2 weeks now but it so amazing. I love it and never quit.
    Yasm1ne2003 Yasm1ne2003 13-15, F 9 Responses Aug 14

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    Haven't smoked in almost a month after years of smoking
    chicamexicana chicamexicana 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 13