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Rarely does pleading with an alcoholic to stop drinking have any long-lasting effect, but sometimes friends and family members can say and do things that will make a difference. As Ron explains in his story, it was when his wife stopped nagging and threatening him that he decided he needed to do something about his drinking problem. Read more...

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August 19, 2013 at 10:34 pm
(1) skyler says:

Im a 13 year old boy and life can be a bitch with a drinking dad i tell him every day to atleast drink less but he dosent listen somtimes i cry myself to sleep hoping hill stop he dosent even remember the conversation we had the day before

September 25, 2013 at 1:18 am
(2) jack says:

my mum wont stop i am also 13 its so bad she almost died in front of me trying to comit suicide, my dad is the only one there for me, my mum loves me but when she drinks,its like she hates me she ignores me and dosn’t talk to me. ;( i pay, and pray to god that it will stop but it doesn’t. i cant even cry about it anymore. i livd with it my hole life

January 30, 2014 at 2:14 am
(3) olivia says:

Guys my mom was a drunk so I understand, I am 30 now, I would also pray and nothing I hated the Lord for a very long time, Now as an adult I realize that He couldn’t do anything she had free will. But God did protect me in many ways, Try talking to them while they are not drinking I know this is hard because while they aren’t you dont want to ruin the wonderful time you are having by talking about the fact that they aren’t drunk but talking to them while they are drinking is wasting your time, Also if there is someone you could go to grandparents aunt etc go and tell them what is going on I wished I had done that long before I did, Tell them you will leave and go live with that person if its an option. and mean it either you will be in a better home or they will stop Ill be praying for never loss faith!!!!

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