I Will Never Be Able to Drink Liquor Again

And I’m okay with it.

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If there’s one thing that my year of sobriety taught me, it was that I had a toxic relationship with alcohol. I used it for all the reasons you’re not supposed to: anger, boredom, sadness, and loneliness.

After a year, I really felt like I could drink occasionally again (I know what you’re thinking, what an alcoholic thought). But I actually…