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.
"Find a place inside where there's joy, and the joy will burn out the pain." (Joseph Campbell)
Posts: 2766 | 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: 2775 | Registered: Sep 2009 | From: In my head
Member # 16237
| Posted: 12:05 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Posts: 1319 | 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) 50ish FWH 50ish
Married 34 years, 3 children
d-day 3/10 LTA (4 yrs./fucking & flirting)
"Oh, why do my actions have consequences?" ~ Homer Simpson
"She knew my one weakness: That I'm weak!" ~ Homer Simpson
Posts: 8700 | Registered: Nov 2010 | From: The Great White North USA
Member # 27148
| Posted: 1:25 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Don’t get to the end of your life and find that you lived only the length of it; live the width of it as well.
Posts: 2232 | Registered: Jan 2010
Member # 31528
| Posted: 2:09 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Congrats!!! That is awesome!!!
Posts: 29542 | Registered: Mar 2011
Member # 36622
| Posted: 2:11 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Awesome!!! Keep being the hope!!!
fWS 36 (broevil)
A whole bunch of shit that got a lot worse before it got better
"Knowing is half the battle"
Expecting progress not perfection
Posts: 2329 | 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: 3153 | 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|
Congratulations! HUGE accomplishment!
Finding what life could have been....... Why didn't I see it?
Posts: 1888 | Registered: Feb 2012 | From: the Other Side
Member # 31240
| Posted: 6:22 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Thanks for sharing. Congratulations!
FBH (me) - 65+, FWW (her) - 65+, Married 45+, together almost 49 (as of January, 2014)
DDay - 12/2010
I share my own experience not because I'm a good model but because it's the only experience I know.
Posts: 8558 | Registered: Feb 2011 | From: Chicago area
Member # 27325
| Posted: 7:07 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Fantastic!!! That is quite an accomplishment :-)
Posts: 1170 | Registered: Jan 2010
Member # 14866
| Posted: 7:36 PM, December 22nd (Sunday), 2013|
Way to go!!!!
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
There are shortcuts to happiness, and dancing is one of them-Vicky Baum
Posts: 49324 | 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 41 yrs (together 47)
18 yr LTA with bf
Posts: 3932 | Registered: Dec 2009 | From: the sad state of affairs
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: 6861 | 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: 4771 | 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, 39 (JMSSC)
married 17 years. In R. We are making it. The past does not define who we are today.
Posts: 2396 | Registered: Sep 2011 | From: South Carolina
Member # 37879
| Posted: 1:03 AM, December 25th (Wednesday), 2013|
Me: 35 fWGF He: 35 BBF and my heart
Together 17 yrs
Posts: 407 | Registered: Dec 2012 | From: home is where my heart is
Member # 10552
| Posted: 1:13 AM, December 25th (Wednesday), 2013|
Travel light, live light, spread the light, be the light. ~ Yogi Bhajan
Posts: 15225 | Registered: Apr 2006 | From: Just a Cali 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: 213 | Registered: Dec 2013
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