My name is Sarah and I am new to this group. My husband is an addict and an alcoholic and after almost three years of "sobriety" he relapsed over Christmas. After his relapse I have become to realize how sick wives of alcoholics/addicts are themselves and thanks to a friend who recommended a great book called Co-Dependent No More, I now realize that I am the poster child of co-dependency. I have made a pact with myself to focus on getting me well regardless of his choices. I hope that this group will be part of my healing process.
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