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One Rainy Day
He hit his bottom and decided he wanted to live, not die
I was born into a loving middle class family and was the youngest of three children. I grew up with only love and companionship from my family. This all started to change when I got into high school. My sister and brother were both excellent students and excelled in every way. I think at some point I just gave up trying to be their equal and went in a totally different direction.
There was always a keg of beer in the backyard and a liquor cabinet filled with booze. So it was easy for me to get alcohol in the beginning. Soon my parents began to notice that their supplies were...
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