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geordie

Member since:
17.08.2009

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I haven't gambled for

540

days

Date Post
21-07-2018 For years and years I'd be looking for something to please me and put a smile on my face at 2.20pm o…
21-07-2018 [quote=ODAAT].   The Man In The Glass         When you get what you want in your struggle f…
18-07-2018 Good Man Tommy, It is easy to fall out of contact when the days start adding up, as many of us have …
13-07-2018 I hope you've managed to keep it at arms length Tommy. I know that feeling of not being able to get …
13-07-2018 Hi Abbey I hope you don't mid me commenting, I am a compulsive gambler. Sadly your Dad is not unique…
11-07-2018 " Another day negotiated but getting harder rather than easier..." It may feel like you are progres…
05-07-2018 13 days ago you couldn't find peace of mind.  Your comments above are spot on. For me it was hard t…
30-06-2018 Sadly joydivider, plenty I know of do both. Thankfully these days I do neither. I think, at times, E…
28-06-2018 I don't think anyones's words will lift your spirits mate, it does take time..but you have to sit wi…
26-06-2018 Hi Egdam. I think you're treading on thin ice. Great that you've stopped gambling, but not so good c…
26-06-2018 We are all individuals so please dont think I'm trying to dictate to you.  But I will quickly tell …
26-06-2018 Listen mate, there'll be lots of folk here who can genuinley empathise with you, you are not unique …
21-06-2018 Cheers, fingers crossed :-) …
20-06-2018 [quote=Compulsive Gambler] geordie - did you manage to come to an agreement with the tax then? [/quo…
20-06-2018 Hi Lisa I see you havn't posted on here for the last week and was wondering if there had been any de…
19-06-2018 Thanks bluescreen, I'm pleased you took the time to post, it's a very well written and very welcome …
19-06-2018 I havn't posted anything for a while, I was suprised to see my gambling free life has been in full s…
21-04-2018 I hope so mate, we all have to find our own way through this. I know a few recovering gamblers who p…
20-04-2018 Wel done on the 111 days, long may it continue. Yes to me it is something different from just "not g…
20-04-2018 [quote=Ineffable ] It’s like a sex video - some will watch them and believe they can have it all -…
19-04-2018 My twopenneth, for what it's worth. I cant een believe this thread is allowed to be honest. (Some on…
02-04-2018 Phew just made it I think. I dont know if I've truly forgiven myself for some of the awful things I …
24-03-2018 I gambled for all of my adult life until I was 50. I often tried to quit, well went through the moti…
17-03-2018 Happy to report another week free of gambling in my new life! …
11-03-2018 Just checking in. Hectic week, had to buy  new car. Thankfully I was able to, life is a lot better …
08-03-2018 Ideally you could get someone you trust to put the gamblock on and then let them set the password an…
05-03-2018 Grant you've made a good move in the right direction by posting here mate. You should feel proud of …
04-03-2018 I take responsibility for the many thousands of wrong choices I made in my gambling days, although i…
02-03-2018 You could post link on Gambling Therapy also. …
25-02-2018 I've hardly posted on the forums in the last two weeks, except this thread. My life has become very …
18-02-2018 My aunty has a budgie called Influence.....she hasn't really.....another week down, v busy  …
13-02-2018 [quote=Ajmonaghan]TRUST ME THESE MACHINES ARE RIGGED! AS A PLAYER WHO HAS WATCHED OTHERS AND PLAYED …
13-02-2018 . …
13-02-2018 The title of your thread caught my eye. It’s identical to my situation, I’ve gambled since my sc…
11-02-2018 Thanks man! You know that is near enough exactlly what I would say to someone else in this position.…
10-02-2018 Thats a great start pras.It is possible to get lifetime exclusions. I've got them from sky, pokersta…
10-02-2018 Boro, thanks for popping over and posting on my thrread. I hope you dont think I was preaching to yo…
10-02-2018 Fair do's mate. Counselling I think will only ever work for any of us if we go into it with a clear …
10-02-2018 Hello Boro. I was wondering how you managed to gamble the £300 if your Mam's looking after your mon…
10-02-2018 Self exclusion is a lot easier thanks to the M.O.S.E.S scheme, which was introduced last year. (Mult…
08-02-2018 Ive been self employed since 2012, up until 2016 as a sole trader. Since then I have had to register…
08-02-2018 [quote=gra60] Hi Geordie Good luck with the tax people if you ring them. At least you are being "pro…
08-02-2018 Hi Gra That comment was how I felt then, 8 years ago. I’ve edited now and it’s a bit more cohere…
08-02-2018 Hi sfc Mate you say that because of your gambling addiction you have lost mates and ruined your repu…
08-02-2018 Was just popping by, to say thanks for posting on my thread in the "sucess stories" forum.  I was q…
08-02-2018 I can reccomend a great book...No Big Deal by John Coates. He's arecovering addict who now runs a re…
07-02-2018 That confuses me Joe, is it a casino you run? Or one of these get quick stocks and shares things? It…
07-02-2018 I'm succeding today, and when it comes to being gamble free, it is only today that matters. It is a …
03-02-2018 I was hopeful of coming up with a profound statement including the word "hopeful".  Sadly I got dis…
02-02-2018 During the 35 years I gambled, I lost my life to it. I was saturated with gambling, it oozed out of …

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Date Threads
01-02-2018 What is success?
18-01-2018 It ain't easy.
29-04-2011 My past---I am now recovering.