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NOPE Pledge, Monday 19th April 2021   General Chit-Chat

Started Apr-19 by Jatchat; 666 views.

From: Jatchat


Thanks Lori, Will endeavour to oblige


From: blackbird912


Thanks Anthony for answering my questions.  I can only imagine that having a spouse who is smoking would be tough.  I know it would be for me!!!!   We have a guy who comes periodically to do small odd jobs for us and he smokes no filter Camels.  Thus far (and I kid you not) almost every time he has come over to do work in the last couple years, I end up bumming one thinking I can handle just one.  Hahahahahahah!!!  NOT!  I might do good for a day or 2 but then I will end up going out and buying my own pack.   This next time I will do everything in my power to not let that happen.  He isn’t s scheduled to do any work for us for at least another couple weeks.  I will let ya know how that goes.  
I have stopped and started so many times.  I don’t think there’s anyone who has quit as many times as I have.  At least that’s how I feel.  I am past the one week mark this time around with my new recovery so there is hope.  My problem is that I get comfortable and then my brain plays tricks.  I am hoping that by staying with this group I will be able to turn away next time a cigarette passes my way.  I am so thankful to have this group.  Already I have had so much support. 

My hat goes off to you Anthony!   I will keep rooting for you and anybody else who comes to the daily NOPE Pledge.  I know you can beat this addiction because there are so many people who have.  Also because you aren’t giving up!!!!  If you reach out to someone here instead of a cigarette maybe it will be in time & enough to get you through that weak moment.  
I keep coming here and my writing this to you has gotten me through a craving.  So now ya know what I am doing.  I come here and write something to get me through it.  I wonder how many others do the same.  

Look forward to seeing you tomorrow!!  I am not religious but i do want to say, “God’s Speed!”


From: KatieKat84


Hey Anthony,

Just wanted to say hi and sorry the hip is sore. Hope it settles soon.

Well done for sticking with the NOPE pledge.

All best,


Quit 4th March 2017


From: overdoze


I pledge not to smoke today Wednesday the 21, didnt see a pledge for today...


From: oxanquits


I pledge NOPE today too.


From: blackbird912


I pledge Not to Smoke today. 4/21