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41 Days.

February 10, 2010 Comments (8)

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It has been 41 days since I quit smoking. I never thought I would say that. I am very proud of myself right now. My self essteam just got a huge boost. But that is not why I am here this morning. I have some fantasic news. I went with my dad to pick up some things for the Super Bowl this past Sunday (disappointed by the way) , well snack foods wasn't the only thing he bought. He bough some of that nicoten gum. You better believe that I told him how proud of him I was for at least putting in some kind of effort into trying the quit. As far as I know he hasn't started yet but I didn't see him smoke yesterday.

   I believe that my quit has inspired my dad to quit. My mom has cut back on smoking but hasn't quit yet. My prediction. This house will be a smoke free home with in the next 6 months. I hope that I am right. Because I know that we will all feel so much better.

Remember, "It feels good to be a quitter."

Comments (8)

Congrats Jimmy. Keep it up. I am stoked for your folks to be attempting to quit.

copernicus 1716 days ago

AWESOME!!!!

congratulations on 41 days SMOKE FREE!!! 

Dawn 1716 days ago

41 DAYS..SMOKE FREE..WHAT A DREAM FOR ME AT MY 7TH DAY...CONGRATULATIONS JIMMY KEEP IT UP..SEE U ARE AN INSPIRATION TO YOUR FOLKS..    SHIRLEY

va72lady 1716 days ago

Congratulations not only on your QUIT (41 days is awesome), but for the positive influence it's having on smokers around you!! 

41 days is big....soon you might start with the feeling of "I can have just one".....this is daaaaangerous times!!  "One" quickly becomes more often, before you even realize it you end up back where you started!!  STAY STRONG and continue this postive influence you've become!!

Jennifer0822 1716 days ago

Wow, 41 days is incredible! You are my inspiration as I am only on 10 days and I thought that was great! :o) And good news on your parents. I'm proud of you! Keep up the good work!!!!!!!!!

kane1126 1716 days ago

Woo - WTG - 41 days - absolutely huge!

Judy 1716 days ago

41 days for me too!!! It's an awesome feeling, isn't it?!?!?

 

I am quite proud of myself as well. It just feels so good to not be chained down to anything doesn't it? It's extremely liberating!!

 

Although, you've had it a little tougher than I have... I don' tknow if I could have made it this far if I lived with other smokers.. WHEW!! So, go you!!

 

He're hopeing your parents quit too!! Good Luck and Congratulations!

SwayMyWay 1716 days ago

great news you just keep showing the other smokers how much quitting has changed your life and soon they will begin questioning their addiction hang in there and congratulations!

onelasttime 1716 days ago

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