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Old 12-21-2011, 05:58   #1
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On 25 Dec 2011.. Christmas Day will be my 1 full Month SMOKING FREE!!!! 4 more SLEEPS to go!! YEAH!


And guess what?? One of my Friend who didnt know i quit smoking and she brought me 2 cartons of Ciggs from the Airport duty free..... And it is in my house now.. I did NOT OPEN IT! YET!! LOL

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From people whom i know that have tried quitting this is very hard. Even harder than evening controlling BGs.

You've done great !!! Congrats..

PS: throw those cartons out. Had it been food i would have suggested you give it to someone in need. But this is Poison

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As Tony says . . . throw them away. THROW them away.

James? THROW THEM AWAY!

And huge congrats on your first month smoke-free!




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Just sell them and buy yourself something with the money you get it's a win win you get something you want and someone gets some cheap cigs
Happy Christmas & a Happy New Year

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Congratulations on being one month FREE of smoking. You can do it.....get rid of the ciggies and do yourself a favor.

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Congrats on the one month! You can do it! Best toss or sell those cigs though. They can do no good lurking in your home!

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I quit smoking about 13 times, but the last time was about 38 years ago. Learned something doing it too.

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JT I hit two years smoke free on 12/24. Some days I dont even think about smoking anymore. You can certainly do it. I used honor as a constant kick in the butt every time it got tough. First I would say to myself that I made this decision and commitment and if I smoke what kind of person am I if I can't keep my word even to myself. Secondly as yourself is always the easiest person to rationalize or lie to, I made my quitting a gift to my wife as well on Christmas eve 2009. What kind of bad guy would I be if i took back my gift or didn't keep my word to her. If I couldnt keep my word to her what does that portent about all of the promises I made to her.

And if you don't like your spouse too much, you can always promise your kids

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Yeah! Congrats! I agree with selling the smokes ASAP (this means NOW!) and getting yourself a non-carb congratulatory treat!

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Today is my 9th month both living and having quit smoking. Survived my end of March heart attack and quit that same day. Congrats J.T.!!! I know you could do it!

When I was trying to cope with quitting... I would frequent a page that gave a time line for the benefits of quitting. It gave me something to look forward to as the days passed.

The below link is a good 'un:

Stop Smoking Benefits Timetable

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