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Posted: 6/14/2001 6:22:35 PM EST
[Last Edit: 6/14/2001 6:20:56 PM EST by TREETOP]
[b]I quit smoking!![/b] After smoking KOOLs for about 12 years, I quit cold turkey [i]one year ago[/i] as a gift to my girlfriend and myself. It's hard to believe how hard it still is sometimes to not smoke. I'm wondering if the craving will ever go away. I've had 2 cigars, though, and a little puff off of one of bratty's cloves, but that's it.[:D] ...just wanted to share...
Link Posted: 6/14/2001 6:27:17 PM EST
Congrats on the 1 year! Keep the will power! I have several friends who are smokers, and sometimes I don't want to be around them because of the smoke. I've never smoked, so I have no idea what you're going through with the cravings, but I'm sure you'll end up with a better life by staying strong.
Link Posted: 6/14/2001 6:27:51 PM EST
Congratulations, TREETOP.
Link Posted: 6/14/2001 6:32:57 PM EST
TREETOP, congrat's man, I know how tough it is! Someday I hope to post the same, But still addicted at this point [:(]
Link Posted: 6/14/2001 6:36:22 PM EST
Link Posted: 6/14/2001 6:47:33 PM EST
Originally Posted By TREETOP: After smoking KOOLs for about 12 years, I quit cold turkey [i]one year ago[/i] as a gift to my girlfriend and myself.
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Hmmm..... One good set of [i]lungs[/i] deserves another eh?
Link Posted: 6/14/2001 6:47:34 PM EST
Nice job. Way to "own" a situation.
Link Posted: 6/14/2001 6:53:26 PM EST
Link Posted: 6/14/2001 6:56:24 PM EST
Way to go TREETOP!! I quit 9 years ago after smoking for 18 years. I have'nt craved one since.[X][):)][X] ColtShorty GOA KABA COA JPFO SAF NRA "I won't be wronged, I won't be insulted and I won't be laid a hand on. I don't do these things to other people and I require the same from them."
Link Posted: 6/14/2001 6:58:52 PM EST
[Last Edit: 6/14/2001 6:57:24 PM EST by Trey Kimberling]
Way to go TREETOP I've never smoked but my inlaws do, and it makes it hard to be around them. My grandfather died of lung cancer when I was 8 years old. Maybe your grandchildren won't have to say that one day!! [:D]
Link Posted: 6/14/2001 7:02:32 PM EST
Congrats ! Keep it up... Stay Alive [smoke] I have never smoked but my folks did before giving the habit up in their 40's. I had asthma as a kid and that shit nearly killed me.
Link Posted: 6/14/2001 7:17:39 PM EST
Smoked camels for 10 years, quit 8 years ago now.and I don't miss them. Way to go TREETOP, Good for you. Fantom out.....
Link Posted: 6/14/2001 9:17:16 PM EST
Damn...now I want a cigarette.
Link Posted: 6/14/2001 9:30:09 PM EST
Link Posted: 6/14/2001 10:02:18 PM EST
My dad quit smoking 3 packs of Camels a day at 34 years old, just before I was born. He had cravings right up to the day he died at 73 years of age. But he never ever lit one up. Congratulations Treetop!
Link Posted: 6/15/2001 10:05:28 AM EST
I quit around the end of Feb 2000, and still have cravings every day. I have been told they will never go away, but I know I can live without those things. For anyone out there who wants to quit, but can't seem to, I tried cold turket three times. The last time I made it six days w/out a smoke, but felt so on edge I was afraid i would kill someone! I had just gotten out of the Infantry 2 months before, so I definatley knew how to[:d] When I made up my mind to try again, I used Zyban. One or two hard days (the wife claims I was a real @sshole that weekend) and I have not had on since. TRY IT!!
Link Posted: 6/15/2001 10:44:49 AM EST
[size=4][center][b]CONGRATS!!![/b][/center][/size=4] My first real job was working for Liggett & Myers Tobacco Company in Durham, NC. If a smoker could see what gets put into cigarettes they would never smoke again!! [puke]
Link Posted: 6/15/2001 10:49:56 AM EST
why all the congrats? quittin smoking is easy. wah wah wah cravings..boo hoo...
Link Posted: 6/15/2001 10:55:34 AM EST
Congratulations. Just think of how much ammo you could have bought with the money of your 12 years of smoking.
Link Posted: 6/15/2001 11:09:57 AM EST
For what it's worth, on this day in history: •U.S.-Canadian border was established •Battle of Petersburg began •First African American graduated at West Point ·The Magna Carta was sealed AND......... TREETOP QUIT SMOKING!!!!!!!!! GREAT JOB BRO!!!!! Nuckles.
Link Posted: 6/15/2001 11:27:48 AM EST
Congrats man. only 6 more years till you get pink lungs. And whats with African American??? Maybe I am just stupid but isn't that an oxymoron. I dont belive you can call yourself that. To anyone who can I ask you where you were born. If it was the US then you are an American if not the you can call yourself that. This race crap really gets on my nerves. Maybe I should go find that pet peeves string.
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