Alcohol and what it did to me

This is an absolutely brilliant ‘break up letter’ written about our relationship with alcohol.

“Dear Alcohol,

This is a difficult letter to write, and I should have written it years ago. I’m as much to blame as you, and I’ve finally decided that we can’t go on like this any longer. You didn’t force yourself on me…I was just as willing to begin our long friendship as you. It was a mutual thing”.

“You were always there for me in the best and worst of times. You were with me to celebrate when I got my first job, and again when I got that big promotion. And who could forget how you stayed by my side when my kids were born and we toasted the night away”.

“You also helped me through some rough periods in my life too. You were there when my parents died and helped me through the grief. When I threw out my back, you comforted me for weeks and eased the pain”.

“But as time went on, I feel like you took advantage of me...”

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Posted: Wednesday 11 June 2014