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ste_ven

Member since:
11.05.2012

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I am a returning CG and have battled this for years. I want to stop.

I haven't gambled for

295

days

Date Post
20-09-2012 Well done mate, keep busy studying or down the range, and great advice earlier - just take the cash …
19-09-2012 Don't blame you stopping the counting, it'll get a bit tiring when you have to type "Day 6,498...". …
19-09-2012 You better start believing your worthy Charlotte, those that interviewed you obviously do!! Good to …
19-09-2012 Sounding positive Scotty, good to catch you in chat this evening. Stay strong and free of gambling m…
19-09-2012 60 days - 86400 minutes... don't go back to minute 1 tonight Sun. Stay strong, I believe in you. …
19-09-2012 Negotiated with 7 of 9 short term lenders to freeze (or drastically reduce) interest on payments due…
16-09-2012 Excellent - so you have something you can focus on again. Still got your clubs? Got a driving range …
16-09-2012 Hi Booker You mentioned thinking about the money you've lost over the years - well guess what? You'r…
16-09-2012 That's a great move you have made Gary, one that hundreds cannot bring themselves to do - so well do…
16-09-2012 Ok, you failed. We all do, everyone in life does at some point. Yes, it's a damn bitter pill to swal…
16-09-2012 22 days and no gambling. Yesterday I had thoughts about it, new football season and all that, but so…
16-09-2012 I would strongly suggest looking at downloading blocking software for your laptop, and have the deci…
16-09-2012 If you had truly failed, you wouldn't be back here trying again. Having said that... " It wasn't an …
15-09-2012 Well done on starting a diary tigger, the support is here for you. I would suggest you speak to an a…
15-09-2012 Hi Jewels Hope you are keeping busy with all your plans this weekend, none of which involve "just th…
15-09-2012 Is it too late to tell him you'll meet him at the ground? Tell him to keep you a seat, you can catch…
15-09-2012 Hi Charlotte Fantastic news, congratulations. It's extremely difficult conditions in the job market …
15-09-2012 Hi Sheila - Welcome to the forum!! It's a really tough step you have taken in telling your partner -…
15-09-2012 Hi Vincent So you were off work for a week and this is when the gambling bug bites - have you had a …
14-09-2012 21 days - yep, that's 3 weeks... no gambling, no desire to gamble. I am in control. …
14-09-2012 Well done on posting here Terry, there are a lot of people that will support you and help each other…
13-09-2012 This is true for every person that has ever lived: What's done is done. No one in history has been a…
13-09-2012 Congratulations on 18 days my friend, you are making all the right noises on your diary, doesn't it …
13-09-2012 I am in control of my own destiny. I am in control of the choices I make. 20 days and no gambling, a…
12-09-2012 Great to hear Jewels, and thanks for your comments. I too struggle from time to time with the regret…
12-09-2012 Hi Charlotte Well done on reaching the 9 week mark, over half way to your 16 week goal!! Stay strong…
12-09-2012 AN + Kathy Thank you for your posts, most appreciated. I understand your advice, but unfortunately C…
12-09-2012 No need to apologise, 99.99999% will slip at least once, myself included. Perhaps this is a good opp…
09-09-2012 Thanks for the comment Castle, I was beginning to think I was the only one that could read this!! :)…
09-09-2012 50 days just like that... great stuff mate, well done. I was hesitant when I started reading your di…
09-09-2012 Hi Kathy It sounds like you're doing really well, focussing on the here and now rather than dwelling…
09-09-2012 Hi There Well done on coming straight back here after the slip. My slip cost me 3 months and over a …
09-09-2012 Hi Castle It must be difficult for you, for as much as you are against the ex wife, you will be for …
09-09-2012 Bronco it sounds like a really good start you've made in your efforts to stop gambling - 11 days wit…
09-09-2012 Wayne I have beaten myself up for years about the money I have lost in the past, thinking of what I …
09-09-2012 mjb I look forward to reading your post today telling us that you did not gamble. I too feel that I …
09-09-2012 Hi Bob Well done on coming here and admitting the slip up - I understand what it's like to have to k…
09-09-2012 15.5 days - time for a bit of detail. So I was on here a few months ago full of confidence about ove…
08-09-2012 15 days. …
07-09-2012 What has happened in the past has happened and can't be changed. You need to try and focus not on wh…
07-09-2012 14 days without gambling - easy when you have nothing. …
06-09-2012 13 days without gambling - easy when you have nothing. …
04-09-2012 12 days without gambling - easy when you have nothing. …
03-09-2012 11 days - easy when you have nothing. …
01-09-2012 No John, I didn't arrange sessions.... I'm currently 10 days gamble free, purely because i've barely…
25-05-2012 So I gambled. I failed. I feel terrible for it. I was so positive... It has me by the balls.... so g…
19-05-2012 Ok, so i've been paid a few days earlier than expected... and it's a Saturday. When I realised it I …
19-05-2012 Lock the iPad away today / leave it in the office / let the kids play with it today - just a couple …
18-05-2012 So 1 week without gambling in any form passes - how do I feel? How SHOULD I feel?? I thought about a…
18-05-2012 Frustrated that you don't want to gamble?? I'm not sure what you mean by that mate. Hope you avoid i…

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