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How often are you sober?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Spiderman, Aug 16, 2019.

  1. Spiderman

    Spiderman Veteran Member

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    Sometimes I wonder how often certain posters are sober, not to mention names

    ...but there sometimes seems to be countless evidence that RF posters aren't always sober. Lol!

    How often are you sober?

    I'm sober for now. :)
     
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  2. blü 2

    blü 2 Well-Known Member
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  3. SomeRandom

    SomeRandom Still learning to be wise

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    I’m sober now. But I’m at work, so I’m not allowed to drink.

    I’m sober fairly often, by Australian standards anyway.
    Won’t be tonight though. Tis the weekend!!
     
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  4. sun rise

    sun rise "This is the Hour of God"
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    I'm sober. I don't have any issue with having a very occasional beer or glass of wine, except that my stomach does object and I've learned to listen to it rather than suffer the consequences.
     
  5. Spiderman

    Spiderman Veteran Member

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    Drink some for me and wish me luck. I envy you, wishing I could enjoy booze without it destroying me.
     
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    I'm always sober. Don't like the thought of not being in control of myself.
     
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  8. SomeRandom

    SomeRandom Still learning to be wise

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    Good luck. My first toast shall be in your name
     
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  9. Father Heathen

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    Your threads make me want a drink.
     
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  10. Dan From Smithville

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    I am sober right now. I know. I know. I am grown adult, what kind of example am I setting? It started out in college. I would get sober with the guys on the weekends. Then it was a couple of times a week, just to relax and unwind. Now I am sober almost all of the time. I need help.
     
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  11. Conscious thoughts

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    I dont drink alcohol
     
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  12. Sapiens

    Sapiens Polymathematician

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    I am almost always completely sober.
     
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  13. Lyndon

    Lyndon "Peace is the answer" quote: GOD, 2014
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    I am always sober, except my sleeping meds make me a little droopy, not high though.
     
  14. JayaBholenath

    JayaBholenath Local demon

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    Always sober :D I don't mind wine during meals (well am french so yeah... ) But other than that, don't drink much alcohol.
    I'd say one or two glass some months xD
    Beer makes me sick anyway
     
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  15. ChristineM

    ChristineM "Be strong" I whispered to my coffee.
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    I drink very little, maybe 3 or 4 glasses of wine a year.

    But i use bottles of the stuff in cooking, does that count?

    Last time i was drunk was over 30 years ago, i (don't) remember it well but vowed never to get into that state again
     
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  16. SomeRandom

    SomeRandom Still learning to be wise

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    Okay now I’m buzzed. :p
     
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    Always alcoholics-anonymous-sober-drunk-booze-confession-ecards-someecards.png
     
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  18. savagewind

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    Sobriety.
    It means different things to me.
    Sober means: not drunk, clearheaded.
    So, after one drink I am still clearheaded, but sometimes (it seems) my alter ego appears after a sip of alcohol and some people (it seems) believe me to be drunk.
    Sober also means not drinking anything at any time. That is me presently.
    But, it seems the question here means 'how often are we not under the influence of alcohol?'. Absolutely most of the time for me.
    It doesn't take any alcohol to make me appear catty (I am thinking of you @Deeje).
    My opinion is that I only appear that way so I looked it up and oh dear! I am happy I have never been called that (catty). Anyway, what I am when a sip of alcohol puts me at it or someone's post puts me at it is Acerbic.
    I am usually quiet and friendly until I am not and it isn't alcohol that does it.
     
  19. icehorse

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    For me, it's a nice, cold beer, 3 or 4 times a week.
     
  20. Salvador

    Salvador RF's Swedenborgian

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    I've now gone on a drinking binge for my drunk stupor to ease my pain.

    It's a heartache
    Nothing but a heartache
    Hits me when it's too late
    Hits me when I'm down
    It's a fool's game
    Nothing but a fool's game
    Standing in the cold rain
    Feeling like a clown
    It's a heartache
    Nothing but a heartache
    Love her till my arms break
    Then she'll let me down
    It ain't right with love to share
    When I've found she doesn't care for me. It ain't wise to need someone
    As much as I depended on her.
    It's a heartache
    Nothing but a heartache
    Hits me when it's too late
    Hits me when I'm down
    It's a fool's game
    Nothing but a fool's game
    Standing in the cold rain
    Feeling like a clown
    It ain't right with love to share
    When I've found she doesn't care, for me. It Ain't wise to need someone
    As much as I depended on, her.
    It's a heartache
    Nothing but a heartache
    Love her till my arms break
    Then she lets me down
    It's a fool's game
    Standing in the cold rain
    Feeling like a clown
    It's a heartache
    Love her till my arms break
    Then she lets me down
    It's a fool's game
    Standing in the cold rain.


     
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