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I Need to Stop Smoking

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    Must, Need, Want And Have To

    I don't know how I'll stop smoking cause I am stressed but I must, need, want and have to stop.  I don't have any other choice...I am getting sick from it. 
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F Apr 29, 2012

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    Blah

    So yeah I need to give up smoking because its such an expensive and dirty habit but.... Give it 16 hours and I'm ready to bite somebody's head off! At first you tell yourself that your not addicted but in time you realise you most certainly are! Sooooo to anybody that is thinking...
    Carly1992 Carly1992 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 2, 2013

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    Pls Stop Me

    i try and try to stop smoking but i guess i make it become more worst...
    msnolie msnolie 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 21, 2008

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    Smoking

    Smoking,Need to stop,It's so hard,Considering,I never started!
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Jan 19, 2012

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    Smokers Cough

    I've been smoking since I was 16.. It started with beedees, then black n milds, now cigarettes.. My lungs feel awful.. I need to quit so bad.. I can't run or jog without loosing my breath.. It's bad!. But some how I still feel I need a newport.. UGHHH! I hate smoking but yet I...
    mohebert25 mohebert25 26-30, F Aug 25, 2012

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    It Is So Hard

    I know I need to quit smoking, my father has copd because of it and I already have asthma and I do want to quit but it's so hard. I just keep reaching for the cigarettes and i can't quit cold turkey because then i get jumpy and aggatated, i just bought an electronic cigarette. my...
    lapinesandy lapinesandy 36-40, F 4 Responses Aug 14, 2011

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    Born to Smoke

    I think I was born addicted to nicotine and alcohol.  My parents are both heavy smokers and alcoholics and I think I was born with the addiction.  I picked up cigarettes at age 12.  Now I smoke every chance I get.  I am sick of it but cannot...
    shugabooga shugabooga 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 6, 2009

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    You Can Quit If You Want Too

    Hello, I always been one to never brag or constantly erk a nerve about quitting smoking, some just really enjoy it, and to me it made me fell so at ease.I never thought I would of been able to quit, I loved my coffee and cigarette,I got to work an hour early just to have coffee...
    identity identity 41-45, F May 27, 2008

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    Never Thought Id Be Saying This But

    Ive been a smoker for ages... I started every day at 13 and I used to smoke when I could before that as well... yeah very stupid but I am stupid. I still kind of enjoy it even tho I hate admitting that and Im too scared atm to stop altogether BUT Im on day 3 of a serious effort...
    Gemzaayy Gemzaayy 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 26, 2012

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    I didn't start until a year ago.

    Cigarettes I mean. Wretched cancer sticks that I loathed and loved simultaneously.School had been the only thing I've ever been truly good at which is very rewarding, but also kind of sad. But in my junior year of college, things got hard, courses got more intense, relationships...
    TheUndying TheUndying 18-21, M Jan 7

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    Stopped And Started About A Billion Times

    Ok, slight exaggeration but I have stopped about 100 times and every single time for some stupid reason I start again. I cannot even afford it, it's just ridiculous. It stinks, costs a fortune and makes me feel bad when I smoke, I don't even enjoy it all that much anymore but I...
    louisthepearl louisthepearl 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 2, 2013

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    18 And Smoking-

    My parents both smoke and my older sister smokes too. Why did I have to start? I smoke a pack a day. And my lungs are paying for it. I can't stop smoking, I've tried so many times. My friends say I can do it... but I don't know if I can. I say I will, but within the next three...
    HateLoveMePlease HateLoveMePlease 18-21, F Oct 24, 2009

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    Stop Smoking

    well,anyone that smokes really needs to stop smoking,actually wanting to is another matter.i know smoking can effect my health & yet i still do it,when i say it like that it actually makes me sound a little silly.i quite enjoy smoking,especially if i have a bacardi in my other...
    clayantony clayantony 41-45, M 2 Responses Feb 7, 2010

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    Was born with bronchitis

    and had a smokers cough since I was 5. Started smoking at 11 stopped at 15 and picked it back up at 18. I've tried stopping multiple times but can't seem to do it for myself. All my friends are smokers, making access to a smoke to easy. Basically I need a reason to quit that...
    drigdman drigdman 22-25, M May 8

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    it very diffuclt to me to left the cigarette a way ....it like going throw a tunel without light ...i wish i could do ...even i had recive warnnig frm my mom and friends .I will do...
    JhonX1 JhonX1 22-25, M 1 day ago

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    I just need to tell somebody this. Im heavily disappointed in myself. I made a promise to the love of my life that i would stop smoking. And for two months i lied to her. Over...
    azolink azolink 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 6

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    This story is regarding my spiritual path and my discovering of my sexual orientation. And it is going to be very very long so, be prepared.I was born as an Orthodox Christian, i...
    ThatBlueOwl ThatBlueOwl 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 30

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    Had a doctor's appointment today. Found out I have stage three emphysema. I wasn't in the least bit bothered by it. My wife has been in "Stage three" for almost two years now. I...
    40yrSmoker 40yrSmoker 36-40, M 6 days ago

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    I managed to stop smoking for a week and a half. Had to take a stick before my job interview so broke that pact. Last stick was yesterday, though. Gah.
    littlemisslight littlemisslight 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 31

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    Took me a while to find this experience, but straight to the point! It will be 10 months on Monday, since I stopped smoking and recently I swear if I smelt someone whose just had a...
    kamachulu kamachulu 22-25, M Aug 25

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    I need to write an update on my life. Because for so long I've been in denial, and not willing to admit I have begun to go downhill. First of all let me start with- I had been...
    Tippitoe Tippitoe 22-25, F Sep 8

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    I need to quit smoking? That's obvious, I have been smoking for ten years, I am 20 going on 21, literally I have been smoking for half of my short time on this earth. Today I...
    SinOrSaint SinOrSaint 18-21, M Aug 31

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    It isn't me, it's my girlfriend. She had fractured her ankle today in school but couldn't get it treated because her parents can't afford it. Someone gave her Adderall to help take...
    CrunchyNoodle CrunchyNoodle 16-17, M Sep 3

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    I've decided to quit again. Have a plan and diet written out as the last time I quit I gained 13-16 kilograms. It didn't occur to me that I'd gain so much. I was eating the same...
    heyitsabike heyitsabike 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 4

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    I started smoking when I was 13. My mom was a fantastic cook so getting high was at my house. Two full refrigerators filled to the gills with good food. Didn't smoke much in high...
    WaterOx WaterOx 41-45, M Sep 6

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    I started smoking cigarettes when I was about 15 years old, just before my 16th birthday. It was at a concert and this guy basically shoved it in my mouth. I didn't want to at...
    mickenzielewis mickenzielewis 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 11

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    I met a beautiful, smart girl online 3 years ago. She told me she loved me, and we had a long distance relationship for 8 months. Many changes were happening, especially me getting...
    sjyul sjyul 26-30, F 5 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    To start off, I firmly hate this drug. Honestly, I admire people who love it so much because it is such a mystery to me. My first bad trip with weed was in shape of a brownie. I...
    jamandab jamandab 18-21, M 2 Responses Sep 8

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    Been smoking since I was 15 .. I'm now 20 ! I can't seem to stop !
    20andinkedxxx 20andinkedxxx 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 27

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    About a year ago, i stopped doing drugs, now, a year have past, and ive decided to quit smoking and become healtier. Im proud of myself :D
    thinordie thinordie 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 28

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    Hi I am Macy I am 19 and addicted to smoking and love it. My mom and dad smoked so I grew up around smoking. I have been smoking since I was 12 and my parents always let me smoke...
    macyisalesbian macyisalesbian 18-21, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    I quit smoking a week ago after smoking for 14 years... So far I've saved myself from buying 7 packs, and about 40 bucks. Life is good :) but the only hard part is not smoking when...
    wouldntulike2know wouldntulike2know 22-25, M Aug 24

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    I hate people that nag me about smoking or give me the evil eye, I understand the health risks involved, but at the same time I think of what has happened to the USA where freedom...
    bexmom2000 bexmom2000 36-40 2 Responses Sep 10

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    Not only is it unattractive.It kills people and affects non-smokers who get caught up in the smoke. I think it should be totally banned.Smoking is a disease that needs to be...
    Wulfstan Wulfstan 70+, M 2 days ago

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    Hi I am Macy I am 19 and I smoke 3 and a half packs of Marlboro Menthol cigarettes a day and love it. I have been smoking since I was 14. I know the health risks but I don't give a...
    macyisalesbian macyisalesbian 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 4

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    Hey guys. I started smoking at 14 but then quit and just started again. And idk what the best kind for beginners are r the best Right I'm smoking Pall Mall Green Menthol and I love...
    jlittle38 jlittle38 16-17, M 2 Responses Sep 14

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    Hi my name is Macy I am 19 and smoke 3 packs of Newport's a day and love it.My mom smokes so I have been smoking since I was 12. I smoke Newport's because they are strong. I will...
    macyisalesbian macyisalesbian 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Why do people tell me to cheer up? Like I can just blink my eyes and pray to cure my depression. I can't that just wish away being raped, can I? I tried, I honestly did. Look where...
    Oldwounds Oldwounds 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 23

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    On some levels I'm mature for my age, on others I still have a lot of work to do. I avoid certain people and situations that cause me discomfort and tension. I have to learn to...
    ajrestless ajrestless 18-21, F Aug 31

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    I'm trying quit smoking I've tried before I just am in need of good tips to successfully quit
    iankrakewski iankrakewski 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    I was smoking cigarettes when i was in High School, i always thought it was cool back there ha ha ha...
    NaughtyAngel91 NaughtyAngel91 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 23

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    I love smoking some Sweet leaf 🍃🌞
    Kirerhor Kirerhor 18-21 1 Response Aug 25

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    Tommorow I am attempting to quit smoking again. Any suggestions?
    cjjb55 cjjb55 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 30

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    I don't just love smoking it. I love the smell of it and the taste. I love just looking at it. Weed is my ****. Weed makes me wet.
    LifeLacksLuster LifeLacksLuster 22-25, F Aug 31

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    Well I haven't been smoking for a week now. I am doing this so I can try and get a decent job. But right now, I just want a fat *** blunt.
    Handyman25 Handyman25 22-25, M 2 Responses Sep 1

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    I'm a camel girl. I love the Crushes, all time fav. I smoke about a pack a day. I love cigs with coffee or tea! I've been smoking since about 18, and I'm 32. I never want to quit...
    caughtlitesneez caughtlitesneez 31-35, F 5 Responses Sep 5

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    Doing smoking any one inetrastrad
    hotiscull hotiscull 31-35, M 2 Responses