Topic: Celebrating 5 Years Sobriety!
Member # 25238
| Posted: 6:36 AM, April 27th (Sunday)|
Thanks to my husband for his wonderful support.
Thanks to SI members for their encouragement.
Thanks be to God for His grace.
I am determined to continue on this journey!
[This message edited by looking forward at 6:53 AM, April 27th (Sunday)]
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: 2839 | Registered: Aug 2009 | From: Where a river runs through it
Member # 38337
| Posted: 7:02 AM, April 27th (Sunday)|
Hi LF! Congratulations to you!!! May you have many more sobriety birthdays!!
Lies are manipulations. Always.
Posts: 360 | Registered: Feb 2013
Member # 27325
| Posted: 7:20 AM, April 27th (Sunday)|
That is fantastic!
Congratulations on all of your hard work! And wishing you many more sobriety birthdays!
Posts: 1352 | Registered: Jan 2010
Member # 31528
| Posted: 8:30 AM, April 27th (Sunday)|
Posts: 34653 | Registered: Mar 2011
Member # 16237
| Posted: 9:10 AM, April 27th (Sunday)|
Posts: 1345 | Registered: Sep 2007
Member # 12041
| Posted: 9:49 AM, April 27th (Sunday)|
May you continue to reap the rewards of an authentic life LF. Congratulations.
“We don't see things as they are; we see them as we are.”... Anais Nin
Posts: 44374 | Registered: Sep 2006
Member # 31240
| Posted: 12:51 PM, April 27th (Sunday)|
fBH (me) - 70 (22 in my head), fWW (plainsong) - 65+, Married 45+, together since 1965
DDay - 12/2010
Recovered, not yet fully R'ed
I share my own experience because it's the only experience I know, not because I'm a good model.
Posts: 9982 | Registered: Feb 2011 | From: Chicago area
Member # 33338
| Posted: 3:04 PM, April 27th (Sunday)|
Woo hoo! You go, girl!
Him, 40 (JMSSC)
married 17 years. In R. We are making it. The past does not define who we are today.
Posts: 2705 | Registered: Sep 2011 | From: South Carolina
Member # 34835
| Posted: 4:04 PM, April 27th (Sunday)|
Congratulations!!!! I'm so very happy for you and this accomplishment!!!
Wishing you many, many more to come
Posts: 231 | Registered: Feb 2012
Member # 14866
| Posted: 6:07 PM, April 27th (Sunday)|
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: 51900 | Registered: Jun 2007 | From: Big Blue Nation
Member # 33226
| Posted: 6:16 PM, April 27th (Sunday)|
You can call me NIK
"Sometimes it takes a good fall to know where you really stand."
Posts: 24961 | Registered: Aug 2011
Member # 31468
| Posted: 6:33 PM, April 27th (Sunday)|
Together 9 yrs
Status: Divorced 4/27/11
Above all, be the heroine, not the victim. - Nora Ephron
It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
- J. K. Rowling
Posts: 4456 | Registered: Mar 2011 | From: Texas
Member # 6449
| Posted: 10:56 PM, April 27th (Sunday)|
Congrats (((LF)))! Wishing you the best on your journey!
~~"You can't run away from yourself"!!! Me to my H when he descended into adultery insanity.
~~Prov.15:13 "By sorrow of the heart the spirit is broken"
~~"The day breaks-your mind aches"
Posts: 9693 | Registered: Feb 2005 | From: Texas
Member # 18522
| Posted: 11:07 PM, April 27th (Sunday)|
2 kids: DD15 and DS18
Him: The Assclown NPD
OW: "friend" of 15 years
Divorced! Feb. 2010
Everybody, soon or late, sits down to a banquet of consequences.
~Robert Louis Stevenson
Posts: 7799 | Registered: Mar 2008 | From: SoCal
Member # 36445
| Posted: 4:10 AM, April 28th (Monday)|
Congrats on making what I am sure has been a difficult journey. Wishing you peace in your found freedom.
"Loving someone should not mean losing you. Love empowers you. It shouldn't erase you. - Thelma Davis.
Posts: 1318 | Registered: Aug 2012 | From: Australia
Member # 11692
| Posted: 7:57 AM, April 28th (Monday)|
Happy dance for you!!!
Me - BW
Him - WH
Posts: 6621 | Registered: Aug 2006 | From: Massachusetts
Member # 30024
| Posted: 7:59 AM, April 28th (Monday)|
Congrats, way to go! That is very cool.
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: 9533 | Registered: Nov 2010 | From: The Great White North USA
Member # 30221
| Posted: 8:02 AM, April 28th (Monday)|
Keep up the good work.
"I never saw a wild thing sorry for itself. A bird will fall frozen dead from a bough without ever having felt sorry for itself." D. H. Lawrence
Her: WW/57 Me: BS/63 24yrs M
3 great kids, now 22, 20, 17 b,b,g
D-Day 8/14/08, D 1/13/11
Posts: 1164 | Registered: Nov 2010 | From: East Coast
Member # 35619
| Posted: 8:07 AM, April 28th (Monday)|
D final 8/2012
Posts: 3722 | Registered: May 2012 | From: southeast
Member # 25001
| Posted: 10:10 AM, April 28th (Monday)|
Me - BS, 39 (I'm not old...I'm vintage)
Two Wonderful children - DS10, DD7
Married, for now... (4+ D-Day - listed in profile.)
Posts: 5854 | Registered: Jul 2009 | From: In the darkest depths of hell!
Member # 26970
| Posted: 6:46 PM, April 28th (Monday)|
..quite a milestone and accomplishment..
..you can be very proud of yourself!!
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 42 yrs (together 47)
18 yr LTA with bf
Posts: 4119 | Registered: Dec 2009 | From: the sad state of affairs
Member # 26531
| Posted: 6:50 PM, April 28th (Monday)|
This is awesome!!!
Me: BSO - 46
Him: FWSO - 68
DS - 12
D-Day - 12-11-09,
R - he finally came home
Your life is an Occasion. Rise to it. - Mr. Magorium, "Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium"
Posts: 24444 | Registered: Dec 2009 | From: Florida
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