I Like Myself Better When I Drink

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    Sorry, It's the Truth

    Some people get aggressive when they drink, some people get depressed, some just turn into homosexual crazy partiers...it's just a differentiation we all have. For me, it makes me feel, well, just plain better about myself. More confident. Happier, even. It lets me truly be who I...
    Khiara Khiara
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 5, 2009

    It's True

    I'm probably just not in "a good place" now, don't know when or if I ever will be. But I have known this about me for about the last 1/3 of my life. When I hit that fourth or fifth drink, I can't help but smile. I may not talk as much as I used to, but I sure do smile...
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    2 Responses Aug 28, 2007

    I Know It's Wrong But...

    I had the idea to go to job interviews after a drink so that I would be more friendly. When sober I am quiet and stoic. Employers always ALWAYS seek "bubbly", "upbeat" personalities in their adds. What the hell do you do when you know you are quiet and reserved? I came to the...
    SeekingSerendipity SeekingSerendipity
    18-21, F
    Jan 1, 2013

    Sad But True!!

    Although i am slowly starting to feel more confident and better in myself i do still like the way alcohol makes me feel and do seem to like myself more after a few drinks....... Some people become more depressed when they drink and some people get agressive, but for me i just...
    36-40, F
    Mar 20, 2008

    I don't deny it , I like my drink

    but I am not alcoholic . I hope I find many people who agree with it
    Sami1976 Sami1976
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Jan 14, 2016

    My Brain Calms Down

    I have a huper-active brain, that overthinks every single little thing. I feel I'm going insane pretty often. When things get too hard I drink a glass or two (I don't need to get drunk), so my feelings calm down and I can think clearly. I even use it to do better at my science...
    Dreamsage Dreamsage
    Sep 6, 2012
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