Giving-Up Smoking

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  1. Kevmac

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    I'd like to share the wonderful news that after 31 years, I have finally quit smoking :):spinning::)

    If you're currently a Smoker.... please try and stop. It's easier than you fear.

    The Pro's far outweigh the Con's..... o_O

    If I can do it, anyone can....
     
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  2. Ome

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    That's wonderful news Mister Mac


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  3. Kevmac

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    Thank you, Kind Sir........ o_O:)
     
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  4. Willie Oleson

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    I'm very happy for you, Kevmac.
    So...what do you do instead? When I quit smoking for a few weeks (long time ago), it seemed as if the days would never end.
     
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  5. Kevmac

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    Thank you, Sir.... I appreciate that o_O

    I used an E-Cigarette for the first week or so then stopped using it altogether.... :eck::D I think it really helped.
     
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  6. Willie Oleson

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    If I'd quit, I'd probably have the money to go to Pandora Land AND Tokyo Disney Sea!:) (but it's a looooooong flight to Japan, and they don't allow smoking inside the plane:rolleyes:)
     
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    Well done to you @Kevmac, you must be so pleased :fantastic:
     
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    Michelle Stevens 'The Lovely Michelle'

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    A big congratulations. Keep at it, I'm pulling for you! :)
     
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  9. Kevmac

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    ..... :D:D:D Yer some Man.... o_O

    Thank you, LL ;) Yes, I'm really relieved to have got this far.

    Thank you, Ms. Stevens ;)
     
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    YAY proud of you Kev. I make no secret of my hatred for this vile habit. Well done!
     
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    Well done Kev! I'm very happy for you. :)
     
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    and think of all that money you will save @Kevmac DEAR
    love BF x
     
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    Well done Kev! Moving or any new start is really the best time to quit, it's way easier in an all new environment. Keep up the good work. :bravo:
     
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  14. Kevmac

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    Thank you, Ms. Sarah :) It's a vile habit indeed.... :oops:

    Thank you, Sir. :)

    Thank you, BF. o_O Yes... I've noticed a great saving already :)

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    .... :D

    You're quite right there, Mr. C. :);) Moving to a new home has mace all the difference. A delightfully smoke-free environment at long last... o_O
     
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    My mum and brother smoke and I keep begging them to quit. It physically turns me. They smoke in the kitchen too near food and it makes me so angry that I tell them I'm not eating anything until they stop it.
     
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  16. Kevmac

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    I think you're quite right to do that, Sarah. I only smoked in the lounge of our old house and that was bad enough. Kitchen, bedroom or any other place was a no, no... ;) Whilst packing-up to move, I was cleaning all the picture frames before wrapping them. The frames from the lounge were truly filthy.... where as the frames from other rooms were just dusty... :oops: Shameful really... :cool1

    Now that I've stopped, I really notice how disturbingly strong the smell of other folks cigarette smoke is....? Thankfully, it's so socially unacceptable nowadays it's no loss. I have promised myself not to become a rabid anti-smoker though.... frantically waving the air and over-dramatically coughing... :rolleyes: I guess it'll always remain a personal choice.
     
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    It is my top pet hate. It really is stinking on every level. The smell is turnful. Every time I come home, much as I love my family, it sticks to my clothes. I won't have them do it near me and will leave the room before I will stand in it.
     
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    :lmao:
     
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    PS thats a rather nasty smell under Dreary Dears nose
    is it tobacco??
     
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