Topic: Celebrating 1700 Days Sobriety
Member # 25238
| Posted: 10:59 AM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Memory and hope; one looks backward, and the other forward; one is of today, the other of tomorrow. Together more than 48 years.
"Find a place inside where there's joy, and the joy will burn out the pain." (Joseph Campbell)
Posts: 3157 | Registered: Aug 2009 | From: Where a river runs through it
Member # 25560
| Posted: 11:07 AM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Damn autocorrect is responsible for the silly errors, sorry!
Posts: 5353 | Registered: Sep 2009 | From: In my head
Member # 16237
| Posted: 12:05 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Posts: 1393 | Registered: Sep 2007
Member # 30024
| Posted: 12:30 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Congratulations! That is something to be very proud of. Lovely picture, too. Very happy for you, you are strong and brave. Woot woot!
BW (me) & FWH both over half a century; married several decades; children
d-day 3/10; LTA
"Oh, why do my actions have consequences?" ~ Homer Simpson
"She knew my one weakness: That I'm weak." ~ Homer Simpson
Posts: 12328 | Registered: Nov 2010 | From: The Great White North USA
Member # 27148
| Posted: 1:25 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Someone I once loved gave me/ a box full of darkness/ It took me years to understand/ That this, too, was a gift. - Mary Oliver
Posts: 3869 | Registered: Jan 2010
Member # 31528
| Posted: 2:09 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Congrats!!! That is awesome!!!
Posts: 45947 | Registered: Mar 2011
Member # 36622
| Posted: 2:11 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Awesome!!! Keep being the hope!!!
fWS 37 (SurprisinglyOkay)
A whole bunch of shit that got a lot worse before it got better.
"Knowing is half the battle"
Posts: 2859 | Registered: Aug 2012
Member # 16590
| Posted: 2:40 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Good for you!!! Congratulations!!!!
Me: BW - I'm much too young to feel this damn old
Him: FWH - Midlife crisis with a pathetic porn wannabe
D-Day: August 2004; Lots of false R until February 2005.
It takes all kinds of kinds....Miranda Lambert
Posts: 3362 | Registered: Oct 2007 | From: So Calif
Member # 39170
| Posted: 2:52 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
That's great! Congratulations
Me: BS (32)
Him: WH (31)
Married 3 years.
Confessed to PA April 21 2013.
DS (6), DS (18 months)
Aug 30 2013 He gives me back his ring with an ultimatum: "Get over it or get out".
Status: Done like dinner
Posts: 277 | Registered: May 2013 | From: The frozen North, eh?
Member # 34722
| Posted: 4:30 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Finding what life could have been....... Why didn't I see it?
Posts: 3279 | Registered: Feb 2012 | From: the Other Side
Member # 31240
| Posted: 6:22 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Thanks for sharing. Congratulations!
fBH (me) - 70, fWW, Married 45+, together 45+, same sex ap
DDay - 12/22/2010
Recover'd and pretty much R'ed
I'm not an exemplar. I share my own experience because it's all I know.
Posts: 13839 | Registered: Feb 2011 | From: Illinois
Member # 27325
| Posted: 7:07 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Fantastic!!! That is quite an accomplishment :-)
Posts: 2029 | Registered: Jan 2010
Member # 14866
| Posted: 7:36 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Think of the haters in your life as sandpaper; they’ll scratch you up time and time again but in the end you’re polished, smooth, and spotless..while they end up useless
We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.
Posts: 54367 | Registered: Jun 2007 | From: Big Blue Nation
Member # 26970
| Posted: 8:20 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
I'd post that b/w Orson Wells clapping sequence if I knew how!
..where's Hufi Pufi when you need him??
[This message edited by somanyyears at 8:21 PM, December 22nd (Sunday)]
trust no other human- love only your pets
She isn't and never was who I thought..I can't believe who I married and what she did to us.
Married 44 yrs (together 48)
18 yr LTA with bff/lawyer !! I do believe in ghosts...
Posts: 4700 | Registered: Dec 2009 | From: Ontario Canada
Member # 15300
| Posted: 8:27 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Age: 64..ummmmmmm, no...............65....no...oh, hell born in 1947. You figure it out!
"I could have missed the pain, but I would have had to miss the dance." Garth Brooks
Posts: 8566 | Registered: Jul 2007 | From: Toronto, Canada
Member # 6850
| Posted: 9:10 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Awesome!!! You should be very proud of yourself.....HUGS
You can't reach for anything new if your hands are still full of yesterday's junk.......Louise Smith
Posts: 4873 | Registered: Apr 2005 | From: Ontario
Member # 33338
| Posted: 9:55 PM, December 23rd (Monday), 2013|
I remember when 5 days seemed impossible,and then somehow I made 5 years. What????
Congratulations. Keep it up.
Him, 41 (JMSSC)
married 19 years. In R. We are making it. The past does not define who we are today.
Posts: 3601 | Registered: Sep 2011 | From: South Carolina
Member # 37879
| Posted: 1:03 AM, December 25th (Wednesday), 2013|
Me: 38 fWSO He: 37 fBSO and my heart
Together 20 years. "Healing takes courage, and we all have courage, even if we have to dig a little to find it." Tori Amos
Posts: 597 | Registered: Dec 2012 | From: by the sea
Member # 10552
| Posted: 1:13 AM, December 25th (Wednesday), 2013|
Travel light, live light, spread the light, be the light. ~ Yogi Bhajan
Posts: 15719 | Registered: Apr 2006 | From: Now an AZ girl
Member # 41686
| Posted: 6:15 AM, December 26th (Thursday), 2013|
That's Awesome News!!! Keep it up!
BH(me) | fWW
2 Kids - Married 2002
D-Day TT & EA | D-Day #2 PA
Posts: 437 | Registered: Dec 2013
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