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post #1 of 39 (permalink) Old 11-29-2012, 03:16 AM Thread Starter
Cheating death in the "D"
 
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New Record for Me

25 years (11/29/87) clean/sober today

I have now officially been clean longer than I used



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post #2 of 39 (permalink) Old 11-29-2012, 03:19 AM
"What"
 
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Congrats.

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post #3 of 39 (permalink) Old 11-29-2012, 03:25 AM
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Congrats Ron, that's a MAJOR record mate.
All the best for another 25.


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post #4 of 39 (permalink) Old 11-29-2012, 03:26 AM
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post #5 of 39 (permalink) Old 11-29-2012, 03:46 AM
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Just logged on to post up a thread on this and you beat me to it.

Congratulations Ron, great achievement.






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post #6 of 39 (permalink) Old 11-29-2012, 04:09 AM
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Congrats Ron!!

Wanna grab a beer or share a needle in celebration?

Just kidding man, huge achievement



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post #7 of 39 (permalink) Old 11-29-2012, 04:13 AM
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Congrats!!!
You are officially the strongest guy I know!!!

The hardest part is not getting clean- it's staying clean. I'm so impressed you never gave in.

Amazing!!


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post #8 of 39 (permalink) Old 11-29-2012, 04:18 AM
my girlfriend likes girls
 
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post #9 of 39 (permalink) Old 11-29-2012, 04:25 AM
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Congratulations! THAT'S an accomplishment!!!

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post #10 of 39 (permalink) Old 11-29-2012, 04:25 AM
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Way to kick ass Ron.





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post #11 of 39 (permalink) Old 11-29-2012, 04:30 AM
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That is an astonishing achievement, Ron. If you're not a 1%'er in that regard, I don't know who is.


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post #12 of 39 (permalink) Old 11-29-2012, 04:47 AM
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post #13 of 39 (permalink) Old 11-29-2012, 04:58 AM
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way to stay the course man Congrats!!!

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post #14 of 39 (permalink) Old 11-29-2012, 06:04 AM
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Hell yeah uncle Ron, keep it up


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post #15 of 39 (permalink) Old 11-29-2012, 06:16 AM
R1, "A Superior Addiction"
 
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Congrats Ron.

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post #16 of 39 (permalink) Old 11-29-2012, 06:17 AM
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Very awesome, congrats!

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post #17 of 39 (permalink) Old 11-29-2012, 06:44 AM
1 beer short of a six pack
 
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It's all been said above.

Well done Ron.


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post #18 of 39 (permalink) Old 11-29-2012, 06:49 AM
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Awesome glad to here, it's been 2 years for me, mine was alcoholism and even that's been tough


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post #20 of 39 (permalink) Old 11-29-2012, 08:26 AM
Another day above ground!
 
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And that's why you are still alive. Good work!
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