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Amom

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09.10.2014

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30-10-2017 You can lead a horse to water but you can't make him drink. NOTHING changes until the cg decides his…
30-10-2017 Ain't that the truth. Cathyx …
28-10-2017 No thanks ever necessary for caring about a lovely lady that is working her a$$ off on recovery from…
27-10-2017 Hugs to you! Keep pushing on. Cathyx …
18-10-2017 I'm sorry you feel lonely Freda. Sending you a ((hug)). Cathyx …
16-10-2017 Thinking of you my dear (((S))) I hope you aren't too lost in addiction. As Freda says you can get t…
14-10-2017 Hi F185 In response to your thread title... NEVER underestimate the power of this addiction regardle…
11-10-2017 As MGR says taking over her finances is a great idea but she has to be on board. If you can find a G…
10-10-2017 Hi ch You are such a good sister for trying to help. Unfortunately, until your sister admits she has…
06-10-2017 Hope you don't mind me jumping on here Wentworth! I am in total agreement with you. Why else would m…
03-10-2017 Good for you! I know it hasn't been easy but I am sure it has been worth it. Cathyx …
03-10-2017 Who in their right mind would come between a compulsive gambler and his next bet? No amount of dange…
30-09-2017 Please don't feel stupid... hindsight is 20/20! You are just on a forum with a group of people that …
30-09-2017 You are absolutely doing the right thing. IMHO (and 10 years experience with a CG) CG have an extrem…
30-09-2017 Miss S For as much tragedy and pain there is in the world there are equal amounts of good and joy...…
30-09-2017 :):):) Cathyx …
25-09-2017 Hi Sandra I am the mom to a 28 year old compulsive gambler. I am so sorry this addiction has found y…
22-09-2017 Congratulations Martin! Cathyx …
16-09-2017 Hi apple. I am so sorry for your situation. I too am the mom of a compulsive gambler who has attempt…
14-09-2017 :) :) :) Cathyx …
14-09-2017 Hi Phoenix... so coincidental you should write. I just posted on one of your older threads asking ho…
10-09-2017 You are a compulsive gambler. It doesn't matter how much you earn, how much equity you have, whether…
10-09-2017 He may surprise you. Either way you looking after you will never be a bad thing :) Cathyx …
10-09-2017 Hi ATM Your husband is an active gambling addict. Your needs/wants don't matter to him. You are givi…
07-09-2017 Hi MGR... I am so sorry for all the frustrations, anger, and sadness that compulsive gambling has br…
07-09-2017 Congratulations Alan!! You are a very kind man who makes an effort to pay it forward to the struggli…
29-08-2017 Hi Phoenix I think of you often and wonder how you are doing. I am still on the roller coaster. Some…
27-08-2017  You had urges, recognised them and rode them out. You can't stop the urges but you have proven to …
25-08-2017 I guess you are just going to have to forget about "Mommie Dearest". It's her way of maintaing her p…
25-08-2017 Hi MGR I hear ya. I attend Gam Anon and sometimes still feel like an outsider as most of my group is…
20-08-2017 I know it all is so unfair but you have absolutely no control over your husband or your sister-in-la…
19-08-2017 Sandra You and my son are mirror images of each other. You both carry so much pain and you are right…
19-08-2017 Hi Tri Just saw your name on the Feedback thread. Hope all is well in your world:) Keep fighting the…
19-08-2017 People in the grips of addiction have an incredible capacity to beleive the lies addiction is tellin…
31-07-2017 Sandra I am so sorry about your mom. I am so sorry about your house. You are right ... It does happe…
17-07-2017 Good girl on the meeting. Don't allow addiction to even open a conversation if this is what you need…
15-07-2017 ".i need to surround me with 3D help." It's time for action instead of talk :) Cathyx …
01-07-2017 Why don't you try GA... what have you got to lose? Cathyx …
29-06-2017 It's not about the money and just because in your mind  you are the only one affected by this it do…
29-06-2017 So nice to hear that all is well in your world tri :) Cathyx …
27-06-2017 I am so sorry.  Cathyx …
25-06-2017 Hi Louis Am enjoying the book but it is a lot of work (which makes sense... changing years of dysfun…
24-06-2017 Mum... I am not in the UK but I know you can call Gamcare. When you live this way for so long I can …
24-06-2017 I am so sorry Betty77. As you gain knowledge you are threatening his addiction and neither he nor hi…
18-06-2017 Well said Louis... BTW I am reading the Happiness Trap ( and doing the worksheets). Really enjoying!…
18-06-2017 Well said Dan :) Cathyx …
12-06-2017 Thanks CW. My son is in recovery with GA but has had a few major relapses. He got a year in January …
12-06-2017 You seem to be discovering what works for and is good for you and letting go of what doesn't... you …
10-06-2017 Hi Kelly I think its great that you have not settled for abstinence and strive for more recovery and…
10-06-2017 So sorry Merry go round. It's hard... we try to do all the "right" things and hope that the desired …

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28-07-2016 It's a journey not a destination