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Do you have Borderline Personality Disorder? This new Exchange has been developed so we can encourage each other, share tips to get through those down days, and/or just vent.
marysings posted:
You wrote: "I am having a pretty bad week myself. got in to an unnecessary argument with someone at work, got drunk in the evenings so I won't have2 to feel the pain. Unfortunately my plans for the weekend include drinking myself to sleep .I would start now but I have 2 go make in 2 work .I am trying to fight it but am tired and frustrated. Hope the rest of u are doing OK."

I'm really concerned about your drinking. There are other ways to keep the pain at a tollerable level.

And if you are taking anti-depressants and then drink to excess, you are wasting your money. Alcohol is a depressant, so your meds and alcohol are working against each other. Work with your doctor to get off the medication...many have very bad side effects if you don't taper off correctly.

I care about you very much. I wish you didn't drink.

I'm strong willed and I tell it like it is. I make mistakes, I'm sometimes out of control, but I love and give with all my heart.  Have patience with me as I heal.

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