You wonder out of who knows as my father seemed to tell all and sund… When he sobered up we visited him like 2 times a year ( he lived very far away) , until he started drinking again. I'm scared to death for her, she lives alone and drinks 2litres of vodka and a bottle of wine per night.She can't function without it, getting up at 2am shaking and vomitinng, blurred vision and sweats until she drinks enough to stop the withdrawals, then a few hrs later she has to do it again. read the full post Christmas was a horrible one this year. You see my son who is 22 now, decided to stop smoking weed about 5 days before Christmas, i should have been so pleased but i knew what was coming, Anger, doubt, weight loss, anxiety but to name a few.she told me she has photo,s of me and her son in bed and was going to the police ,this is fictisious . read the full post Today is Christmas, I saw my mum dissapear upstairs into the study before the rest of our family arrived and followed her there to find her drinking from a bottle of wine that she had stashed in the laundrey basket in there.
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For the purpose of this post I’m going to refer to my other half as “John”.
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