5 Years of Sobriety — The Longest Relationship I’ve Ever Had

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5 years. The longest relationship I’ve ever had: Me and my sober self.

I think about drinking all the time. I loved drinking. I was good at it and I have scars on my knees from all those fall-down drunken nights to prove it. We’ve had good times and we’ve had bad times. Some nights, I miss those nights.