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Old 03-18-2017, 12:58 PM
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Originally Posted by Connor View Post
I come from a family of addictive personalities - alcohol, gambling, shopping. My experience with addiction is different from most as I have an extreme penchant for control. I have to control everything in my life, and so as soon as something is beyond my control, I find a way to force myself to stop. I went through a stage of spending 100 a month on gambling and always losing it. Now I buy one weekly scratch card to prove to myself I can beat it.

Wouldn't beating the activity be not doing it at all?
Isn't once a week gambling, no matter the cost, gambling?

Not lookin' to fault your progress here, Connor.
Just seein' it from a do or don't (my approach) technique.
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