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      Packing in Smoking, going Cold Turkey.

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      Shabs
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      Re: Packing in Smoking, going Cold Turkey.
      Reply #75: Jan 25, 2019 03:14:15 pm
      Maybe because you've been thinking about it more after talking on here.

      No mate, just surrounded by smokers.. 😂 plus boredom..
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      Re: Packing in Smoking, going Cold Turkey.
      Reply #76: Jan 25, 2019 03:33:53 pm
      No mate, just surrounded by smokers.. 😂 plus boredom..

      This is - I know - gonna sound outrageously patronising but it is meant sincerely.

      I always feel heart sorry for smokers when I see ‘em huddled outside the boozer / restaurant on a ‘freeze the bollocks off you’ night.

      Firstly that must be sh*t in and of itself but to be so in thrall to a habit / addiction must be even worse.

      Don’t get me wrong I’m a massive advocate of the smoking ban - but I do still feel for those people when I see it.
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      Re: Packing in Smoking, going Cold Turkey.
      Reply #77: Jan 25, 2019 04:09:12 pm
      This is - I know - gonna sound outrageously patronising but it is meant sincerely.

      I always feel heart sorry for smokers when I see ‘em huddled outside the boozer / restaurant on a ‘freeze the bollocks off you’ night.

      Firstly that must be sh*t in and of itself but to be so in thrall to a habit / addiction must be even worse.

      Don’t get me wrong I’m a massive advocate of the smoking ban - but I do still feel for those people when I see it.

      I’m no fan of the ban, I mean as you say groups of smokers huddled outside and you have young children walking past, not a good look..I think there should be a designated areas indoors with the correct ventilation..
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      Re: Packing in Smoking, going Cold Turkey.
      Reply #78: Jan 28, 2019 03:55:42 pm
      Smoked 3 in the last day.... saw it coming to be honest & I guess dealing with an alcoholic brother who is on self destruct does not help..

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      Re: Packing in Smoking, going Cold Turkey.
      Reply #79: Jan 28, 2019 04:27:06 pm
      Smoked 3 in the last day.... saw it coming to be honest & I guess dealing with an alcoholic brother who is on self destruct does not help..



      Life isn’t absolute mate. Don’t beat yourself up.

      Very hard watching someone you love self harming and (in my experience) self deceiving.....

      Couple fags is neither here nor there.
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      Re: Packing in Smoking, going Cold Turkey.
      Reply #80: Feb 10, 2019 08:23:41 am
      Still going well.

      Although my down fall is when on the beer.

      Would need to go off the beer to completely go off the smokes.

      Like that's gonna happen.
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      Re: Packing in Smoking, going Cold Turkey.
      Reply #81: Jun 28, 2019 01:30:52 pm
      Keep it up peeps and don't beat yourselves up if you give in for the occasional one or two or three. Cutting right down is a good way to start the process of getting out of the habit.

      The last cig i had was on holiday Sept 14, so nearly 5 years without touching one again.

      It wasn't easy but I started by cutting down gradually and then vaping when i had a drink (which is quite often).

      Good luck!

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