repost: 13 lessons learned

By-the-numbers post from The Empty 12 Pack — another must-read blogger who takes his recovery seriously. To wit:

6. I realize that nearly every “close friend” I’ve had over the last 25 years likely has some sort of substance abuse issue. I cringed watching my best college buddy get drunker and drunker as the night went on Saturday. I asked my wife if I was like that. She told me that no, I was worse. Ouch.

Read the whole thing. I’m in there more times than I realized. I’m thinking you may be, as well, eh? Just a suggestion.