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His life seemed full of promise until he began to treat his fear with alcohol
I'm starting this story at the end because that's where it begins. It's strange how people can see you destroying your life, warn you, and yet, you can't see it. I had lost many jobs and relationships, including those with my children.
But let me tell you what I was interested in those years. It was not success or achievement, it was not to secure a lasting relationship, and it was not to have the love of my children. It was to drink until I died.
When I was young, people thought of me as a golden boy. But that didn't last. I soon as a I started to have to deal with life, I...
-- Eric A.
One Day in June
On a relapse, she found her self defeated again by alcohol
Dark Nights and Glorious Dawns
He learned that sometimes you lose everything to gain the world
Out of a Living Hell
Sober four years, she can now enjoy being alive
A Cure for the Insanity
Feeling suicidal and unable to stop drinking, she asked for help