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I Lived With An Addict

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    Addiction and the Real Consequences.

      Addiction and the real consequences. I have spent the last year of my life watching and trying to help someone I love from self destructing everything in his life over an addiction, actually several addictions- alcohol being the worst demon. As with anyone who...
    phoenix777 phoenix777 31-35, F 2 Responses Sep 23, 2008

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    I am obsessed with finding that special someone and falling in love. I love planning for the future and imaging myself with one person for the rest of my life
    aacbluey aacbluey 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    This is so what makes the site worth it sometimes. I love it when I enter a group like this too and I'm the minority male member. Hi there, My name is Dae. At least that's What I...
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M 10 hrs ago

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    Her name was Angelina. She met me when I was broadcasting on twitch tv. She came in and watched me play dead space with my buddy, she commented and left cute little emojis. I didn...
    EvoKinevil EvoKinevil 26-30, M 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    I really do. See I'm noticing a pattern with my Last couple of partners. 1. Kendall - Absent Father. Overbearing mother. 2. Tara - Super close to her Father, Abusive Mother. 3. My...
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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    I'm definitely addicted to weed and I'd say I'm borderline addicted to crack.
    englishinfidel englishinfidel 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I was an addict and have been clean 4 years. If you or someone you know is struggling with addiction, please feel free to contact me if you want to talk, need advice, support, or...
    alwaysfaithful13 alwaysfaithful13 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    Fact Pepsi is a soft drink. Like that then here's another one. Fact Pepsi is bad for you both physically and mentally, too much well tough cos here's one more. Fact The hunch back...
    Novak272 Novak272 22-25, M 2 days ago

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    Well here's the deal. I have a relatively new friend that I've been hanging out with for a couple months now and he's a heroine addict. Now I knew this going in, and believe me in...
    goatonicon goatonicon 36-40, M 3 days ago

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    Growing up being a product of a drug addict is hard. It's not that I chose to be alive so why put a child on the earth if you can't raise it, nor do you want to. Well let's start...
    Amberrjade27 Amberrjade27 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    My ex boyfriend was a coke dealer but he'd never give me any for free lol
    charljones charljones 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    My dad bought me my first iPod when I was 6 (shuffle) then when I was 8 he got me an iPod nano, which I lost at the lake one year, then when I was 9 he got me a iPod touch 4th...
    MEGH0119 MEGH0119 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I have been married for four months but we have been together for 8 years. I knew going in he was an addict but he was clean. he had a few relapses over the years but got clean...
    vanillasparkles vanillasparkles 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I'm a gay male and I'm in love with my straight guy friend.. well it all Started 7 years ago, at the time my sister was dating his uncle and he lived with them. well when I met him...
    lukielukie lukielukie 22-25, M Jul 22

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    I have been married to my husband going on 3 years however we have been together for 6. We have a 4 year old daughter together and the last 9 or so months have been complete...
    magsssmae magsssmae 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    Like this time I was looking at this button , and oH So Cute!! it's like cuter than a bug's ear !! But anyway when I see a very cute person, I Immediatly Fall in love with, Not da...
    ROB44OTTO ROB44OTTO 16-17, M Jul 22

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    my younger brother is a heroin addict. He's been in jail a few time and long enough to get it out of his sudden. He had stolen everything from our patents, and fight with our...
    Shouse88 Shouse88 26-30, F Jul 21

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    If i like you, you'll know. I'll get devoted to you in ways beyond your imagination and I'll do anything, I said anything for you . You'll be mine and I'll be yours. You'll truly...
    TheNewBatman TheNewBatman 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 21

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    I am addicted to everything. .......anything........everything. I will never sip alcohol. Or take a smoke. Coz i know that all i need is once. Just once. And thats it. I will...
    Significant Significant 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 21

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    I am in the grips of addiction as we speak. I live in a small town in Utah and I've never gotten a drug charge but still everybody knows my name. My husband is in drug court, the...
    danniG2005 danniG2005 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 21

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    I may say this I never been an alcoholic or had editions I marked this for a very special person in my life my hubby . he told me when he was 8 he started drinking and getting high...
    ritskixx ritskixx 36-40, F Jul 20

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    It's better this way. I rather be addicted to video games than to be addicted to sex, drugs and alcohol. Playing video games is my escape from reality 😋
    Misaki7590 Misaki7590 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 20

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    I love reading. As in reading stories on sites like wattpad and fictionpress. Reading manga, fan-fics. You name it. I can read anything with a paranormal/sci-fic/romance thing...
    cloneX1096 cloneX1096 18-21, F Jul 19

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    I am addicted to one particular computer game, called Football Manager (known as Worldwide Soccer Manager in the American countries). I just can't stop playing it. On the latest...
    AirForce687 AirForce687 26-30, M Jul 19

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    I was a military daughter so I lived in a few different places. Texas till I was 6, Ohio till I was 9, Ireland till I was 13, Brazil till I was 16, then back to the states in...
    KittyCatCarly KittyCatCarly 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 19

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    Well I don't know where to begin so here it goes. I made a mistake all because I really like the feeling of attention and that feeling of falling in love. I have some huge trust...
    Anadiir Anadiir 26-30, F Jul 18

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    I am an addict, I doctor shopping, ER hopping drug addict. I have been clean 95 days. I havent been to the ER or to the Doc to obtain narcotic prescriptions in 95 days. Pretty good...
    thebooboo thebooboo 26-30, F Jul 17

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    for my whole life my mom has mostly been a part of my life that i dont really like to talk about. she makes me feel so insecure and like im never good enough. or at least she did...
    lovelikewoa1997 lovelikewoa1997 18-21, F Jul 17

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    Divorced a narcissist 10 years ago. Have a son who is now 18. Any contact with her has been filled with anger, accusations,condescension ... A true intent to spread her misery...
    YYCMan YYCMan 46-50, M 2 Responses Jul 17

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    Started taking Opiates when I was 14 and was never addicted just did drugs occasionally to unwind. Few years later and I've struggled with opiate addiction ever since. A few years...
    AyeJay6 AyeJay6 26-30, M 3 Responses Jul 17

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    I'm not addicted to the internet. I'm addicted to you. Every time I hear the ring or feel the buzz . I know it's you. The thought of you thinking of me makes me feel wanted...
    Starrmoonchild Starrmoonchild 36-40, F Jul 16

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    He is a beautiful and gentle person but he is destroying himself and me as well. I would rather have died than to have lived to see this.
    dixie27 dixie27 51-55, F Jul 15

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    Just want to share this with everyone who is going through recovery from Love Addiction. I'm currently working on 2 & 3. Love Addicts Anonymous: The Twelve Steps 1. We admitted...
    MorningRose10 MorningRose10 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 15

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    Anyone here is recovering from love addiction? Care to form a support group following the 12 step? If you're not familiar with the term, here is a good website loveaddictionhelp...
    MorningRose10 MorningRose10 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    I have been in love with a crack n heroin addict for a few years. I've tried to get her to stop many times and it just always fail and I enable her. About 9 months ago I couldn't...
    downthestretch downthestretch 51-55, M 1 Response Jul 15

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    My mother an alcoholic for about 2 years now won't speak of her reasons for drowning herself in alcohol . Whatever they might be I might not understand but it would certainly make...
    undeniablyflawed undeniablyflawed 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    Addiction goes hand in hand with depression and mental illness. I fight the need for chemical dependency every day of my life and my heart goes out to others in the same boat and...
    GingerJensen34 GingerJensen34 31-35, F Jul 14

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    Some people struggle with addictions, wars, or even other people. I struggle with an idea, a standard of impossibility. An image ingrained into the mind of every creature. The idea...
    pinkromance pinkromance 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    I love being on the Internet. I am here for hours at a time chatting with my friends and others. I feel I am very much addicted to my computer and its Internet. I use my...
    femaleredheadpianist femaleredheadpianist 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    Ok I love the Internet!! It's all I do! Don't get me wrong...I do got out with friends and a read a lot. But I love going on the Internet everyday all day! Lol...my BFF and I talk...
    cutekittycat cutekittycat 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    My character defects are deeply embedded into my psyche. I've used for more years than I've been clean. Despite jails, institutions and overdose (death) it has taken me 23 years to...
    jules021775 jules021775 36-40, F 4 Responses Jul 12

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