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My old drinking buddy still drinks and since I’ve quit, we’ve grown apart. She’s digging herself an early grave. I can see it — now. I was doing the same thing. We’ve talked about it but it’s a touchy subject. And just because I want her to quit isn’t a good enough reason. She has to want it.

I found a site today called Hip Sobriety. The message on their home page alone is powerful. I passed it along to her this morning. She wrote back saying she’s quit overindulging. That’s a start…