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by whipping post
Fri Nov 14, 2014 7:14 am
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: Withdrawl Inquiries
Replies: 28
Views: 8071

Re: Withdrawl Inquiries

In my experience emotions ran all over the place for about 6 weeks. I was very scared of life sober. I lost a lot of that when I got a good sponsor and actually started to work the steps. Four months in now and things have leveled off. The emotions still swing a little (which they will do till I die...
by whipping post
Fri Oct 31, 2014 4:52 am
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: How did this happen?
Replies: 59
Views: 9721

Re: How did this happen?

Like Stepchild, it was suggested that I just listen for 30 days. I went to up to 3 meetings a day as well. That helped me get to know everyone and get a taste of the variety of meetings. I also read the Big Book during that period but most of it was confusing at that time. Things really didn't kick ...