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PATRIA
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Ron/PA    Posted 11-26-2004 at 20:01:51       [Reply]  [No Email]
Here's to ya girl, I'm hoping, and praying for ya. Been in your shoes before and I failed.
I sure hope you beat this beast!!!LOL
Best to ya, Donna and I are on your side.
Ron


JB    Posted 11-27-2004 at 15:26:59       [Reply]  [No Email]
Suggestion, if you haven't tried it. Take a few hard drags off a pencil, ball point pen, whatever is cigarette size when the urge hits. Surprisingly, it works. I guess they still make the fake plastic cigs, but I used a pencil, and it has been 20 great years! We pullin for ya!


Patria    Posted 11-27-2004 at 15:30:43       [Reply]  [No Email]
Thanks JB..day 2 is almost over and I am doing just great. I can't believe it myself!


Patria    Posted 11-27-2004 at 07:36:35       [Reply]  [No Email]
Good Morning :-) Ron, and everyone...
I woke up at 10!! went to bed late, turned on the tv to watch my soap which they moved from 2pm to 11:30pm!!! at 12:30am I wasn't sleepy yet so I watch some more tv, mute, only reading captions:-) gotta keep quiet you know..
Anyway..I'm doing good. I tell myself "you quit, smoked your last one two days ago.." that's it.
I don't walk around whinnying and feeling sorry for myself. But..just found out that having friends pulling for me gives me that extra strength..or something like that:-)

Now down from the podium..

You all have a great day!


Fawteen    Posted 11-27-2004 at 04:39:52       [Reply]  [No Email]
GOOD FOR YOU, Patria. Hang tough, girl, you can do it!


DD    Posted 11-26-2004 at 22:07:25       [Reply]  [No Email]
Huh? Did I miss something? I gather by the comments that Patria is trying to quit smoking. Good Luck Patria, I need to do that someday too : )


deadcarp    Posted 11-26-2004 at 21:48:06       [Reply]  [No Email]
it can be done - i have nuthin but time on
my hands but smoking already took its share of me -the grandkids get the rest. :)


toolman    Posted 11-26-2004 at 20:39:44       [Reply]  [No Email]
i have faith in patria, i belive she is the type of lady who when she puts her mind to anything she can do it, good luck patria.


Burrhead    Posted 11-26-2004 at 20:24:51       [Reply]  [No Email]
I saw a movie one time where Dick van Dyke was a preacher and quit smoking. I don't remember the name of it but I hope ye did so youll know what I'm talking about.

Poor ole Gerrit.


Gerrit    Posted 11-27-2004 at 03:36:52       [Reply]  [No Email]
Didn't see that movie..
So far so good though. She made it through day one! I removed the ashtrays, put the cigarettes in my truck and stopped smoking in the house.
She's gonna make it. Like toolman said, when she puts her mind to something she can do it.


Alias    Posted 11-27-2004 at 04:30:34       [Reply]  [No Email]
The movie was about an entire town that stood to get a lot of money if everyone in the town quit smoking for a specified period of time. As I recall, it was what it was suppossed to be, a very funny movie.........gfp


Gerrit    Posted 11-27-2004 at 04:47:43       [Reply]  [No Email]
Wow, an entire town quitting smoking.. Yweah I guess It was a funny movie. Dick van Dyke wasn't doing a lot of serious movies as far as I remember.

Still wonder wondering what Burr meant with "poor ole Gerrit" in connection to the movie though..


Cold Turkey    Posted 11-26-2004 at 21:11:37       [Reply]  [No Email]
Filmed somewhere in Iowa.
Quiting smoking is becoming popular here.8^)

mojo
mdw


Burrhead    Posted 11-26-2004 at 23:21:56       [Reply]  [No Email]
LMBO yep ;^)


Grove r    Posted 11-27-2004 at 06:22:41       [Reply]  [No Email]
You can do it, Patria...we are pulling for ya...

have a good one, R.E.L.


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