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I Quit Drugs

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    I Did It

    One day, you'll all wake up, go look at yourself in the mirror, which most of us must do to make sure we still look the way we did the last time we looked in the mirror, and suddenly the eyes you're looking into look tired from age and will no longer be bright white, darting...
    AOK21 AOK21 46-50, F 3 Responses May 6, 2010

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    Without Drugs...

    ...sadly, I'm currently unsure what to do with my time. It was always looking for drugs, doing drugs, getting money for drugs, thinking of new drugs and old drugs and which drugs are the best. Now I have all this room in my life. I have a higher power, God. I write, I sing, but...
    0hD0nna 0hD0nna 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 21, 2013

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    I finally became clean,

    it's now 40 days since I quit and the cravings are becoming less and my head has finally managed to start straightening itself out. It's hard, but worth it. After years of abuse of the stuff, it's good to have money to do things with that isn't get high. And I can look my...
    IeuanTemplar IeuanTemplar 22-25, M Jul 9, 2014

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    I am a catholic and I have a sip of wine every Sunday lol. So I guess I do drink 😂 and I have tried hookah. But other then that I'm a virgin and I don't use any drugs or drink...
    thatgirl360 thatgirl360 16-17, F 15 hrs ago

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    I say no to drugs but yes to tacos and a bag of Doritos
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I started smoking, believe it or not, at age 7, as in, 07. I didnt start its habitual use until maybe 13. at 14 I began chewing tobacco and onto dipping (skoal first then switched...
    jayciedubb jayciedubb 46-50, M 1 Response Feb 13

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    I quit smoking pot on September 7th 2014 after smoking every day for five years straight. I quit because I wanted to see how it would affect my mind and to see if I was living in a...
    Tyler2524 Tyler2524 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    I haven't been open to discussing this until recently - I realized that there are so many young kids going through what I went through and sharing my story and offering my advice...
    Kerryn2508 Kerryn2508 22-25, F Feb 16

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    I tried Heroin on Monday. It was amazing, but I'll probably never do it again. Weird how I can just quit like that and not have any addictive side effects to it.
    treasureforever treasureforever 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 4

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    Theyre all I care about and think about. my family is very against them and we have a past with my brother being a druggie (he is 16 years older than me) and runnin away and bein...
    b7nnydr7gs b7nnydr7gs 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 26

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    The only drugs I do are the candy cigarettes haha But seriously, drugs are no way to go!
    willpalmer12 willpalmer12 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 2

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    People say it's really easy to come across, but I've never been offered drugs even once in my life! I feel like I know somewhat what experiencing a drug high is like (because I've...
    Bethstar Bethstar 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 3

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    Sometime ago, i use to drink and hv drugs like anything.. 2 years i was in that **** hole and somehow crawled back to life. Its been over a year since i have had beer , for drugs...
    sunnsood sunnsood 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 6

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    I have a friend who does/did drugs. He use to only smoke weed and one day I found out he tried Molly. I lost a friend to drugs and will not tolerate drug users in my life. I cannot...
    lezbihonest93 lezbihonest93 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 16

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    I don't need alcohol or drugs or girlfriends to enjoy life. I want family and friends to enjoy life.
    sumit555 sumit555 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 26

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    Remember kids , Stay in drugs Eat ur school Dont do vegetables.
    Yungneechie Yungneechie 13-15, M Jan 27

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    It started with weed & and alcohol at 14, now I'm 27, and done all the drugs I can name. I've come to the realization that I'm addicted to heroin and I'm going to need help to stop...
    TimboSlice01 TimboSlice01 26-30, M 2 Responses Jan 27

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    But drugs never did me . .
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F Jan 29

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    I am not the type of person that does drugs...I don't smoke pot, I don't drink, I don't smoke...but one thing I like to do is expand my mind with hallucinogens (LSD, Mushrooms, and...
    DisasterDad DisasterDad 31-35, M Jan 30

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    Love drugs love em lots but I really like thc which I don't consider a drug but some might anyways hit me up ;)
    lintin420 lintin420 18-21, M 3 Responses Jan 31

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    There had been many times n many late nights consisting of drugs but I will never forget that night that me n the few fellas had eaten a whole swack of mushrooms n were lost in a...
    lintin420 lintin420 18-21, M Feb 1

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    Drugs were there for me when no one else was
    JohnDivine JohnDivine 18-21, M Feb 3

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    Because when I tried it I didn't get high at all. Seems like I have an unusually high tolerance for drugs and I don't want to risk ruining my mind and body, or dying, just to get...
    Vumsy Vumsy 22-25, M 3 Responses Feb 4

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    I grew up in a house were i was an antisocial brat who didn't know how to communicate with others very well i suffer from insomnia still to this day so when i hit high school it...
    1Jake9 1Jake9 18-21, M Feb 4

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    Drugs is a no-no for me I rather keep my job then faced being unemployed cos of one fail drug test
    staceyhazellee staceyhazellee 18-21, F Feb 7

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    Have enough weirdness when I'm sober don't need liquor or drugs adding to it lol
    LipsOfAnAngel89 LipsOfAnAngel89 22-25, F 5 Responses Feb 7

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    Because I'm weird and crazy enough. and alcohol and drugs not really good things. so I doesn't feel like they make you have fun or enjoy.
    dooola90 dooola90 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 7

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    Who on here wanna share the love for drugs with me?
    Angrysalads Angrysalads 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 10

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    I just apply principles of chemical engineering: methamphetamines and methadone are my daily tools. Not drugs, I am not an idiot.
    time2bjill time2bjill 26-30, F 7 Responses Feb 11

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    I don't love drugs. I don't see how any could, but that's your thing. Keep it at a distance from me and my family If you like having the right in indulging in your happiness.
    ivan305 ivan305 31-35, M Feb 12

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    I tried to calm myself on the busride home, as the tube down my throat continued to make even small movements uncomfortable. “You're going to park yourself in front of the...
    SpaceTurtle SpaceTurtle 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 13

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    I wish I could stop but I love the feeling of not being in control to have no grip on my surroundings I love getting lost its a sensation I love how happy I feel but it takes more...
    elizachloe06 elizachloe06 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 13

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    I'm proud to say I went to Mardi Gras for 3 days and did not get drunk or take any drugs and I had so much fun. I got plenty of beads without showing my boobs.
    hiddenjem hiddenjem 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 16

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    Sometimes I feel like I'm the only one who doesn't do drugs at my school, and that's the reason my friends don't invite me to hang out
    HelloOverThere HelloOverThere 13-15, M 2 Responses Feb 17

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    I've never been addicted but I've abused hard drugs a good amount. I'm only 17 and haven't done anything in a while but it's so hard. Things are so painful and I don't know how to...
    mothzi mothzi 16-17 1 Response a week ago

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    I never have drank or will, and hate drugs, I prefer to keep my body healthy and strong, I love hiking and being at one with nature, my life is full of enjoyment and positivity...
    seikofontay seikofontay 18-21, M 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'm a little surprised that even people who do take drugs and drink alcohol don't want me to touch the stuff.
    andrewD51 andrewD51 18-21, M 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I smash drugs to feel happy because I'm so ****** in the head and lonely.
    santa2512 santa2512 18-21, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    they tore my entire family and life apart. I lost a sister when I was very young to drugs. Anytime I have thought of turning to them, I remember the impact they had on me.
    marieflorence109 marieflorence109 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I started smoking when I was 15 I am now 22. I quit about 6 months ago. I did not use patches or gum. I just quit. I feel a lot less congested. I smell better, my room seems to be...
    BadAppleBadSeed BadAppleBadSeed 22-25, M 4 Responses Feb 2

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    I really am going to try. I quit tobacco and was using the e-cig for a couple months, I was doing good. But..something happened and I started up again, been smoking ever since. I...
    littlejxoxo littlejxoxo 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 31

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    I started when I was 18 years old, Marlboro menthol. It was just nothing, really, at first. Kind of like, "Oooh, I can actually feel the beginnings of our passage to adulthood...
    trAnSyLvanIanconcuBinE trAnSyLvanIanconcuBinE 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 15

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    Chewing tobacco or smoking is not a habit but an adiction - Adiction to nicotine- Nicotine is a drug- It exists in body like a monster- We have to feed this monster all the day...
    007magar 007magar 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 2

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    My last cigarette was 10:00AM, July 22, 2013. I will never forget it. I still miss smoking, probably always will. But I will not smoke again. I feel better, I probably smell better...
    lostinmyownhome lostinmyownhome 51-55, M 6 Responses Jan 28

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    I took up smoking when I was 17, promising myself that if I was still smoking at 21, I would quit. That never happened and I'm now 24. I love the feeling of smoking so much but I...
    lollygag21 lollygag21 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 2

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    when I woke up this morning I folded like a paper bag. In fact I just had a cigarette. This journey is harder than I initially thought. Can anybody give me some tips on how to...
    Since2009 Since2009 26-30, F 3 Responses Feb 13