Quitting alcohol dating

I went cold turkey on it and stopped going to bars or anywhere shots were the main entertainment. Whenever I had nothing to do, I picked up a couple bottles of wine either alone or with friends and drank until something fun happened.

After a particularly turbulent episode of excessive partying last summer, I quit alcohol. I was drinking out of boredom and hooking up with guys I didn’t care about.

Even though it did this to me and it almost killed me and I haven't touched a drop of it in seventeen years, sometimes I wonder if I could get away with drinking some now.

I totally subscribe to the notion that alcoholism is a mental illness because thinking like that is clearly insane.” ― “Hitch: making rules about drinking can be the sign of an alcoholic,' as Martin Amis once teasingly said to me.

An alcoholic, a real alcoholic, is not the same man at all.

You can't predict anything about him for sure except that he will be someone you never met before.” ― “The mentality and behavior of drug addicts and alcoholics is wholly irrational until you understand that they are completely powerless over their addiction and unless they have structured help, they have no hope.” ― “Alcohol ruined me financially and morally, broke my heart and the hearts of too many others.

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