I Wish I Never Started to Smoke

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    One of the Worst Mistakes I Ever Made.

      I started smoking when I was 14 years old, when cigarette machines were everywhere and it was easy to get them.  I have been smoking for 36years.  People don't understand why I don't quit , it's not like I can just lay them down.  If I could, believe me, I...
    lonesurvivor lonesurvivor
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Jul 4, 2009

    I Wish I Never Started to Smoke.

    I wish i never started to smoke,. The ''stupid'' reason i started was because at that time in the 70's there was not so much of the hype about ''smoking'', and i started because it was the in thing to do! all my ''mates'' were smoking and we thought it was so ''cool'' with a...
    welshbabe welshbabe
    46-50, F
    6 Responses Jul 4, 2009

    How Not To Be Cool

    I started smoking to rebel against my very traditional parents. I was 16 - now I am 34, and it's hard to quit. I have gone a year without smoking, but I always think, "Just one." So I have just one, and then another one. One day I will be strong enough to give it up. I wish I...
    Bhagyawati Bhagyawati
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 17, 2011
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