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I Refuse to Drive Intoxicated

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 169 People

    I Don't Drink

    I don't drink, so it's not a problem for me.
    bleubyrd bleubyrd 26-30, F Jan 19, 2009

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    Im Really Tough About This

    Ive never driven when Ive had anything to drink, not even a sip of wine or beer. Basically theres no way I could live with myself if I hit someone cause of it so I wont drink drive. Hell I wont even drive with a hangover :-)
    Gemzaayy Gemzaayy 26-30, F 1 Response May 18, 2012

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    The Night Life Isn't Worth Death

    I one time in my late teens, very early 20s somewhere in there...  Drove VERY slightly buzzed, I wasn't impaired badly, but enough to feel that my reactions and driving seemed off, I drove 4 blocks, stopped at my friend's house, parked my car, and told him that I needed to...
    BlasphemousAngel BlasphemousAngel 31-35, M Jun 2, 2009

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    Drive Intoxicated

    Drive intoxicated,never,Not on your life,How can I drive,Don't even have a licence!
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Feb 11, 2012

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    Yep... Me Too...

    I was 23... drove down to the coast to spend time with someone... Ended up drinking too much at a pub... got real drunk, drunkest ever, then got into the really big arguament with my GF, got in my car, and accidently drove my car through the pub we were at... Unlucky for me...
    MichaelMalek MichaelMalek 31-35, M 1 Response May 31, 2009

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    Never

    When I was 18 I lost two friends to drunk driving. They were killed by a train. I have worked in the bars and seen too many crazy things happen and the most important reason I will never drive intoxicated are my 5 children. They need me and I am not going to risk a drive no...
    cinfullysweet cinfullysweet 26-30, F Mar 15, 2011

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    Perspective.

    on the one hand: i could drive intoxicated, possibly killing or maiming another person and/or myself, and consequently live the rest of my life in guilt, pain, and despair.... OR on the other hand: pay $10 for a cab. gotta go with option B. every time. it's just not worth it.
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter 26-30, F 3 Responses Jan 28, 2008

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    I Wont Risk Some Else's Life

    I know too many people who have driven while intoxicated. Most of them haven't harmed or killed anyone. Most of them. I know too many people who have been hit by drunk drivers. Some of them didn't die. Some of them don't wish they had. I am not worried about what it would do...
    eyes eyes 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 25, 2010

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    Related Experiences

    and so last night I was the Designated driver....I thought "ok" this is going to be a low-key night...it was anything BUT a low-key night my friend got super intoxicated, as I sat...
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 3 Responses May 17

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    vipprogrammer vipprogrammer 26-30, F 2 hrs ago

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    I had an event about an hour from home yesterday. The event got started late and ran much longer into the evening than I expected! It was kind of cloudy, so after sunset it got...
    Minnwild Minnwild 46-50, M 6 Responses 3 days ago

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    I love long drives to nowhere. I love late night long drives. I love long drives to other towns/cities. Let's go for a long drive ?
    Breannab Breannab 18-21, F 5 Responses May 11

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    Part 2; Oh what a night that was!!!!! Due to EP censoring this is the Disney version of events. lol I drove the garage courtesy car to my wife's work's customer's car park with 2...
    AmandaCarrington AmandaCarrington 56-60, T 4 Responses May 19

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    I am 31 and still carry around a bubble wand. I also have several stuffed animals laying around and I can't refuse a swing if I wanted to
    MissLunaDomina MissLunaDomina 31-35, F May 7

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    I own a ranch, which requires work, which means big machines needed for the job. So one day I was transporting two CAT backhoes on a trailer pulled by my Ford F-550. I was driving...
    thehappyrancher thehappyrancher 41-45, M May 21

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    I own a ranch, which requires work, which means big machines needed for the job. So one day I was transporting two CAT backhoes on a trailer pulled by my Ford F-550. I was driving...
    thehappyrancher thehappyrancher 41-45, M 1 Response May 21

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    My brother died 44 years ago today hit by a drunk driver . I called my sister and asked her what happened to the drunk driver - she said you wouldn't remember ( I was 3 years old...
    Dancemomisme Dancemomisme 46-50, F 1 Response May 5

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    I drive quite a bit for work related reasons. I have many pet peeves while on the road, what might yours be? Here's just one of mine - when waiting behind a car in the left hand...
    waterseeker waterseeker 46-50, M 1 Response May 11

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    It's actually better for me to drive barefoot because it was raining recently and my foot slid off the brake pedal with my wet slippery shoes. Also I feel like I have more control...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 12

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    In UK, if you pass your Driving Test on a manual, you can drive an Automatic but not vice versa. So all my family learnt on manual and all now drive automatic.
    Henry23569 Henry23569 70+, M May 15

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    Not OTR but I drive for a living. I work for Brinks and drive the armored trucks. I also work as a messenger for the banks
    CamoCountryGirl CamoCountryGirl 22-25, F 1 Response May 18

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    I have my Drivers Permit. I have my boating license. I have my motorcycle license. I just need help with getting the drivers license aka getting a car.
    RealmRunner RealmRunner 22-25, F May 18

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    I have driven naked several times over the years in the daytime mostly, usually when I" am coming back from the beach or nude resort, it’s definitely a different feeling and...
    exthor exthor 41-45, M May 19

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    So today is the first day my little cousin is driving a car all by herself and she's following me and God knows I love her but she drives like old people ****.... I'm doing five...
    sancjo88 sancjo88 26-30, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Can't sleep so I tried going out for a drive. All I can say is that was a huge mistake. A massive thunderstorm rolled through. I barely made it home! The roads started flooding...
    ChainedHeart ChainedHeart 22-25, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I remember when one of my friends told me "guys have higher sex drives than women do." I honestly don't believe that, idk if it's like that or not, but it's DEFINITELY not like...
    rainbowmuffins rainbowmuffins 18-21, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    The Altimate Altima- Yesterday was a great day for me. Why? because after 12 years of dealing with domestics, I bought my first import car yesterday. Its a '94 Nissan Altima SE...
    fgsZERO fgsZERO 26-30, M 2 days ago

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    so I finally got my drivers license, its a bit sad that the reason I'm most happy about it is because now my friends have a use for me since I'm the first one to get my license.
    ablonddude ablonddude 16-17, M May 4

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    I want to drive to some place without planning anything or where to go. Kinda sort of an adventure to be in one place without knowing what that place has for you.
    Vasha1986 Vasha1986 26-30, F May 5

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    Do us safe drivers a favor: Watch where the **** you are going so that you won't get into an accident which will be an inconvenient for the rest of us. And maybe you won't get...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 6

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    I'll be 20 in two days. I got my permit on my 19th birthday. I wish I could have gotten my license four years ago like almost everyone else.... I've always had a fear of driving. I...
    jaycer1 jaycer1 18-21, F 2 Responses May 6

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    I enjoy taking long drives without any particular rush or hassle because it gives me the opportunity to reflect and to think about life.
    Elsahen Elsahen 22-25, F May 7

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    Not only do I remember I still go to them. On the long weekends you can even catch 3-4 movies in one night. So much fun and relaxing at the drive in.
    Kman4You Kman4You 36-40, M 1 Response May 10

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    my dream...to drive on a long route at night with the windows down playing a soft music and at a slow steady speed with my loved one
    coolguy5544 coolguy5544 26-30, M 3 Responses May 11

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    I want to drive with a friend in a pickup to Dallas.
    thehappyrancher thehappyrancher 41-45, M May 12

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    Hi I am Jan I live in Florida I am 17 and I always drive barefoot. I find it so comfortable. I am always barefoot unless I must wear shoes and then it is only flip flops.
    barefootjan barefootjan 18-21, F May 12

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    I often slip my shoes off when driving.... It's just comfy that way... I was told that it's illegal to drive barefoot..... Ut oh
    Orangerocket Orangerocket 36-40, F 8 Responses May 12

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    Going on a 1k+ miles road trip with my husband and his brother. We're driving like 20 hours straight (my idea) and it's going to be great! I'm really excited!! We haven't had a...
    kRypt0lite kRypt0lite 22-25 2 Responses May 13

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    Hi I am Jan I am 17 and live in Florida and I always drive barefoot and am barefoot 24/7.
    barefootjan barefootjan 18-21, F 2 Responses May 14

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    Hi I am Jan and I am 17 and I always drive barefoot. I live in south Florida and I am always barefoot.
    barefootjan barefootjan 18-21, F 2 Responses May 16

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    Hi I am Cindy I live in Arizona and I always drive in my bare feet. It is always hot where I live and I am always barefoot unless I am someplace that I have to wear shoes and I...
    lesbiancindy lesbiancindy 16-17, F May 18

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    I have a high sex drive that I don't know hen and how to stop once I am aroused...
    deleted deleted 26-30 9 Responses May 18

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